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Source Code Tarballs

The following tar files contain a source program (C++), a build script (Makefile), 
and a user guide or man page. The installation procedure is explained below.

backwild-2.1.tar.gz Jul 01 2021     replaces ukopp2
Apr 05 2021
Nov 22 2020
findwild-3.1.tar.gz Nov 22 2020
Jul 01 2021   
fotoxx-maps-1.7.tar.gz Mar 01 2021     optional map files
galaxy2-1.6.tar.gz Nov 22 2020
lbench-4.7.tar.gz Nov 24 2020
mystuff-3.7.tar.gz May 23 2021
picpuz-3.2.tar.gz Nov 22 2020
sortpuz-1.8.tar.gz Jan 02 2021
watsup-5.5.tar.gz Apr 05 2021

    The following packages are needed to build and install these programs: 
       libc6, xdg-utils, g++, libgtk-3.0-dev, binutils

Fotoxx also needs: 
   libtiff5-dev, libpng-dev, liblcms2-dev, libimage-exiftool-perl, dcraw,
   libclutter-1.0-dev, libchamplain-0.12-dev, libchamplain-gtk-0.12-dev
   optional for playing video files: totem, ffmpeg

Package names are different:
    For Fedora and others, you must find corresponding packages,
    which have different names from the above Debian names.
Installation Procedure:
  0.  Install the above dependencies using your package manager.
  1.  Download the tar file by clicking one of the above links.
  2.  Open a terminal window and enter the following commands:
  3.  $ chdir Downloads                    # go to the tar file
  4.  $ tar -xzf appname-xxx.tar.gz        # unpack the tar file
  5.  $ chdir appname                      # go to unpacked files
  6.  $ make                               # build program
  7.  $ sudo make install                  # install program

Missing dependencies will cause error messages in step 6. 
Install these using your package manager and repeat step 6.
Step 7 installs program files in the following locations:
   /usr/bin, /usr/share/appname, /usr/share/doc/appname

Uninstall appname:

  $ sudo rm -f /usr/bin/appname  
  $ sudo rm -R -f /usr/share/appname
  $ sudo rm -R -f /usr/share/doc/appname
  $ rm -R -f /home/<user>/.appname

AppImage Packages
AppImage is a "distro agnostic" packaging format (read about Appimage HERE).
These 64-bit packages will work on many recent Linux releases.
They have been tested on the following:
   Ubuntu 18-21, Fedora 30-33, Mint 19-20, Endeavour (Arch derivative)

Jul 01 2021    replaces ukopp2
Apr 05 2021
Nov 22 2020
Nov 22 2020
fotoxx-21.44-appimage Jul 01 2021   
Mar 01 2021    optional map files
Nov 22 2020
Nov 24 2020
May 23 2021
Nov 22 2020
Jan 02 2021
Apr 05 2021
Installation Procedure
   1. download the program file by clicking on the corresponding link above.
   2. move the program file to another location, if desired.
   3. using your file manager, right click on the program file or icon, select 'properties'.
   4. in the popup window, select 'permissions', check 'allow executing', close.
   5. [double] left-click the program file to start the program.
The program should now be available in your system menus, with an icon/launcher.
The execution file is installed at: 
The desktop file is installed at:  /home/<user>/.local/share/applications/
To uninstall, you can simply delete the program file.