Build/Linux

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How to build suite3270 (b3270, c3270, pr3287, s3270, tcl3270, wc3270, x3270 and x3270if) on Linux.

Required packages

Different Linux distributions organize their installation packages differently. These are examples from Ubuntu.

gcc
Basic C compiler support.
libssl-dev
The OpenSSL library, for TLS support.
libreadline-dev
The GNU readline library, for command-line editing in c3270 and at the x3270> prompt.
libxaw7-dev
The Athena Widgets library, for building x3270. Also pulls in the rest of the required X11 development tools.
xfonts-100dpi
Additional fonts needed by x3270.
libncurses5-dev
The wide ncurses library, for building c3270.
tcl-dev
Tcl development library, for building tcl3270.
mingw-w64
Windows cross-compiler, for building Windows versions of the emulator suite.
m4
Macro processor, for building man pages.

Build process