Before you start the installation, verify that your system has the necessary hardware and software. See LuciadCPillar Hardware and software requirements for more information.

  1. Extract the LuciadCPillar archive.

    • Use LuciadCPillar_Pro-Linux.zip for most Linux distributions.

    • Use LuciadCPillar_Pro-Linux_oldabi.zip in case of RHEL 7.x or CentOS 7.x

  2. Extract the LuciadCPillar_Pro_Documentation.zip archive.

  3. Extract the LuciadCPillar_Pro_Data.zip archive.

  4. Copy your LuciadCPillar license file, named luciadcpillar_development.txt, into the folder licenses.

  5. Go to the folder cpp:

    cd cpp
  6. Create a folder build:

    mkdir build
  7. Step into the folder:

    cd build
  8. Configure CMake. Make sure to point to the correct location for Qt5.

    cmake .. -DQt5_DIR=$HOME/local/Qt/5.12.2/gcc_64/lib/cmake/Qt5
  9. Build the samples:

    make
  10. Run the sample:

    1. Go to the bin folder:

      cd bin
    2. Run:

      ./sample_firstapp