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Compile Bitcoin on Ubuntu 14.04
Assuming the username of the Ubuntu user is "theusername".
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get upgrade
sudo apt-get install build-essential libtool autotools-dev autoconf pkg-config libssl-dev
sudo apt-get install libboost-all-dev
sudo apt-get install libqt5gui5 libqt5core5 libqt5dbus5 qttools5-dev qttools5-dev-tools libprotobuf-dev protobuf-compiler
sudo apt-get install libqrencode-dev
sudo apt-get install libminiupnpc-dev
Download bitcoin source code
cd ~
git clone
Download and compile Berkley DB 4.8
cd ~
mkdir bitcoin/db4/
wget ''
tar -xzvf db-4.8.30.NC.tar.gz
cd db-4.8.30.NC/build_unix/
../dist/configure --enable-cxx --disable-shared --with-pic --prefix=/home/theusername/bitcoin/db4/
make install
Compile Bitcoin with Berkley DB 4.8
cd ~/bitcoin/
./configure LDFLAGS="-L/home/theusername/bitcoin/db4/lib/" CPPFLAGS="-I/home/theusername/bitcoin/db4/include/"
make -s -j5
Run Bitcoin Daemon/QT/Client
Please share your experience and provide constructive feedback!
--- Kosta
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Thank you! Really good!

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