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Re: [Seg3D] Build on Ubuntu 17.10 Artful fails

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  • Subject: Re: [Seg3D] Build on Ubuntu 17.10 Artful fails
  • Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2018 05:06:01 -0600

Solved. The problem is with the Seg3D version. Although googling "Seg3D
download" takes you to the page

that states "(Latest Version 2.2.1)" and provides download links, this seems
to be an outdated page.

Instead, go to the Seg3D github releases page

Download the tar.gz source code for v2.4.2, and unpack to ~/Software.

There are general instructions to build in linux here

But they need some tweaking for Ubuntu.

At the very least you need the following ubuntu packages (g++ is v7.2.0 at the
time of this writing), and possibly some others that I had already in my

sudo apt install git subversion qt5-default libqt5svg5-dev g++ gcc

Then you can build Seg3D2 with

cd ~/Software/Seg3D-2.4.2
cd bin
cmake -DQt5_PATH:PATH=/usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu ../Superbuild/
make -j6

The binary that gets built is

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