- Wget ftp://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/gettext/gettext...t-0.12.1.tar.gz
- Untar file as tar -zxvf gettext-0.12.1.tar.gz
cdto the directory containing the package's source code and type
./configureto configure the package for your system. If you're using
cshon an old version of System V, you might need to type
sh ./configureinstead to prevent
cshfrom trying to execute
configuretakes awhile. While running, it prints some messages telling which features it is checking for.
maketo compile the package.
- Optionally, type
make checkto run any self-tests that come with the package.
make installto install the programs and any data files and documentation.