Installing Bluefish - Quick Standard Install

From Bluefish Wiki
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search
Man2 warning.png This page is a copy from Manual 1. It needs to be modified to match Bluefish version 2.0.0!
Once you have verified this page (and corrected if necessary),

please modify the status to u (updated), i.e. st=u (see Guidelines for Writing this Manual)


Man2 icon 48.png
Chapter II. Installing Bluefish
Prev 
2. Quick Standard Installation
 Next

There are two main methods for installing Bluefish: Compile from source or install a binary package. Binary installation is easiest, so we will cover that first. There are a few different approaches, caused by the differences between systems. We will start off by summarizing a few really quick and simple approaches before dealing with this problem more extensively.

  • Debian: run su - && apt-get update && apt-get install bluefish
  • Red Hat, Mandrake (and other Linux distributions that support rpm): Download the latest .rpm from the Bluefish website
  • FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Fink, and DarwinPorts distribute Bluefish through their packaging systems.
  • To compile, or install on another platform, see Section 4, “Installing a Bluefish Source Distribution”.


Prev 
Up
 Next
Chapter II. Installing Bluefish
Home | ToC
 3. System Specific Installation Issues