The aim of this article is to show step-by-step how to generate the installer from any Linux distribution that supports Qt5 and python3.8.
The steps are:
- Install python 3.8
- Install makeself
- Download Lucas Chess sources
- Install the necessary python libraries
- Test if all is ok
- Create the template
- Generate binaries
- Generate the installer
This example is running on a new virtual machine with Ubuntu 20.04.
Step 1: Install python 3.8
Using miniconda is a simple way to install python 3.8.
1.3. Default python3
Step 2: Install makeself
Step 3: Download Lucas Chess sources
Step 5: Test if all is ok
Then this asks for the language and the name of the user below.