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How to install sigil library on Ubuntu 18.04

Also works on Trisquel 9 and should work on any other os based on Ubuntu 18.04.
At the time of writing the silig library version was 0.9.0


Go to and download the tar.gz file containing the code.

cd Downloads wget


tar -xf sigil-master.tar.gz

Install dependencies

sudo apt install cmake build-essential make libglew-dev libopenal-dev libxrandr-dev libxinerama-dev libxcursor-dev libxi-dev libfreetype6-dev git cd sigil-master cd deps git clone --depth=1

Build and install

cd .. mkdir build-linux-gcc cd build-linux-gcc cmake .. make sudo make install