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How to build and install lbry-desktop on Void Linux

How to build and install lbry-desktop on Void Linux

sudo xbps-install -Sy nodejs yarn-bin GConf gnome-keyring binutils tar xz

# Change the version number according to latest one from: https://github.com/lbryio/lbry-desktop/releases
curl -OL https://github.com/lbryio/lbry-desktop/archive/v0.34.1.tar.gz
tar -xvf v0.34.1.tar.gz

cd lbry-desktop-0.34.1
# Below will take a long time
# Also may take ~1.5gb of space
yarn add core-js@2
yarn build
# A deb file will be created
# We'll now install from the deb file
cd dist
ar x electron/LBRY_0.34.1.deb
sudo tar xf data.tar.xz -C /
# Now run LBRY through app menu or run...
/opt/LBRY/LBRY

Here is a Void Linux xbps package for LBRY if anyone's interested: https://github.com/void-linux/void-packages/pull/15206/files

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ghuter commented Jan 25, 2020

thanks!

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Here is a Void Linux xbps package for LBRY: https://github.com/void-linux/void-packages/pull/15206/files

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