About: Tox is a open source Commnunication App.

Step 1. Update the system

sudo apt-get update

Step 2. Install the dependency packages

sudo apt-get install build-essential cmake libavcodec-dev libavdevice-dev libavfilter-dev libavutil-dev libexif-dev libgdk-pixbuf2.0-dev libglib2.0-dev libgtk2.0-dev libkdeui5 libopenal-dev libopus-dev libqrencode-dev libqt5opengl5-dev libqt5svg5-dev libsodium-dev libsqlcipher-dev libswresample-dev libswscale-dev libvpx-dev libxss-dev qrencode qt5-default qttools5-dev-tools qttools5-dev git

Step 3. Compile the toxcore

git clone https://github.com/toktok/c-toxcore.git toxcore
cd toxcore

Step 4. Run the cmake to generate a makefile and compile the toxcore code

cd toxcore
make -j$(nproc)

Step 5. Install the toxcore

sudo make install

Step 6. Install qTox Client and run cmake

git clone https://github.com/qTox/qTox.git
cd qTox
cmake .

Step 7. Compile the qTox code and run make

make -j$(nproc)
sudo make install

Step 8. Now you can start compiled qTox with ./qtox and follow the instructions.



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