[Libreoffice] trouble installing/running

Michael Meeks michael.meeks at novell.com
Fri Jan 28 09:18:17 PST 2011

Hi Chris,

On Fri, 2011-01-28 at 10:33 -0500, Chris Morgan wrote:
> I followed the instructions on
> http://www.libreoffice.org/get-involved/developers/ but I don't
> appears to have a bin/ooinstaller. I asked on irc last night and
> someone said that was an old way to install, the current way was via
> dev-install or dev-installer but I don't appear to have that either.

	Oh - quite right :-) the web page is out of date; I'll fix it in a
second. Instead you need to do:

	make dev-install

	Then go into bootstrap/install/program/ and have a play :-)

	Glad you got a clean build to that point though !

> I'm looking to get from building the code to running the code, was
> hoping to hack on a few of the easy tasks to start to get into things.

	Looking forward to seeing the fruit of your labour,

	Thanks for the report !


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