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Building efind from source

efind uses GNU Make as build system. Installation options can be customized in the Makefile.

Please ensure that GNU Bison, GNU Flex, Python 3 and libffi are installed on your system before you build efind.

If you want to install all dependencies on a Debian based distribution and checkout the source code type in the following commands:

$ sudo apt-get install build-essential git pkg-config gettext \
  bison flex python3-dev libffi-dev
$ git clone --recursive

On other distributions the required packages may have different names.

If your system is prepared you can compile and install efind:

$ cd efind
$ make && sudo make install

Change file locations and build tools by setting the desired variables before running make:

$ CC=clang LIBDIR=/usr/lib make && sudo make install