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Cleanup on doc/build-unix.txt

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39 doc/build-unix.txt
@@ -28,7 +28,6 @@ Dependencies
libdb4.8 Berkeley DB Blockchain & wallet storage
libboost Boost C++ Library
miniupnpc UPnP Support Optional firewall-jumping support
- libqrencode QRCode generation Optional QRCode generation
miniupnpc may be used for UPnP port mapping. It can be downloaded from UPnP support is compiled in and
@@ -37,13 +36,7 @@ turned off by default. Set USE_UPNP to a different value to control this:
USE_UPNP=0 (the default) UPnP support turned off by default at runtime
USE_UPNP=1 UPnP support turned on by default at runtime
-libqrencode may be used for QRCode image generation. It can be downloaded
-from, or installed via
-your package manager. Set USE_QRCODE to control this:
- USE_QRCODE=0 (the default) No QRCode support - libqrcode not required
- USE_QRCODE=1 QRCode support enabled
-IPv6 support may be enabled by setting
+IPv6 support may be enabled by setting:
USE_IPV6=1 Enable IPv6 support
Licenses of statically linked libraries:
@@ -61,15 +54,27 @@ Versions used in this release:
Dependency Build Instructions: Ubuntu & Debian
-sudo apt-get install build-essential
-sudo apt-get install libssl-dev
-sudo apt-get install libdb4.8-dev
-sudo apt-get install libdb4.8++-dev
- Boost 1.40+: sudo apt-get install libboost-all-dev
- or Boost 1.37: sudo apt-get install libboost1.37-dev
-sudo apt-get install libqrencode-dev
-If using Boost 1.37, append -mt to the boost libraries in the makefile.
+Build requirements:
+ sudo apt-get install build-essential
+ sudo apt-get install libssl-dev
+for Ubuntu 12.04:
+ sudo apt-get install libboost-all-dev
+ db4.8 packages are available at:
+ Ubuntu precise has packages for libdb5.1-dev and libdb5.1++-dev,
+ but using these will break binary wallet compatibility, and is not recommended.
+for other Ubuntu & Debian:
+ sudo apt-get install libdb4.8-dev
+ sudo apt-get install libdb4.8++-dev
+ sudo apt-get install libboost1.37-dev
+ (If using Boost 1.37, append -mt to the boost libraries in the makefile)
+ sudo apt-get install libminiupnpc-dev (see USE_UPNP compile flag)
Dependency Build Instructions: Gentoo
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