Build / Compile RetroShare v0.6.5 on Debian 10 Buster

Install dependencies

apt install -y git cmake qttools5-dev libglib2.0-dev libupnp-dev libssl-dev libxss-dev libbz2-dev libsqlcipher-dev libspeex-dev libspeexdsp-dev libxslt1-dev libcurl4-openssl-dev libopencv-dev tcl8.6 libmicrohttpd-dev rapidjson-dev qt5-default qtmultimedia5-dev libqt5x11extras5-dev build-essential (libgnome-keyring-dev)

Get the Source

git clone
git checkout v0.6.5

build the Source

cd RetroShare && qmake CONFIG-=debug CONFIG+=release && make && make install

run retroshare


without gui


with webinterface

/usr/bin/retroshare-nogui --webinterface 9090 --docroot /usr/share/retroshare/webui/ --http-allow-all

with debugging

./retroshare-gui/src/retroshare -d 0

enable DHT with bdboot.txt (get bdboot.txt from installer or portable) and put it into your ~/.retroshare/LOC06_…/bdboot.txt


qmake CONFIG+=tests CONFIG+=address_sanitizer
make -j4

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