Building for Linux

Pierre Bourdon edited this page Dec 30, 2017 · 24 revisions


  • Git
  • CMake


on debian:

apt install git cmake ffmpeg libavcodec-dev libevdev-dev libusb-1.0-0-dev libavformat-dev libswscale-dev libsfml-dev libminiupnpc-dev libmbedtls-dev curl libhidapi-dev libwxbase3.0-dev libwxgtk3.0-dev libpangocairo-1.0-0 libgtk2.0-dev libbluetooth-dev qt5-default qtbase5-private-dev libudev-dev

Checkout Dolphin

  1. Create a directory to store dolphin in
  2. cd into that directory
  3. git clone .
  4. Wait for the checkout to finish


  1. mkdir build && cd build
  2. cmake ..
  3. make

It's strongly recommended to perform a global installation via sudo make install.

Externally Managed Packages

On some distributions of Linux, package maintainers provide unmodified builds of Dolphin. These are listed below:

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