Installing CadSoft Eagle 6.5 in Fedora 19 x86_64

“Linux users please download the file and run it. This self-extracting shell script will guide you through the setup process. You may need to click on the above link with the right mouse button and select “Save Link As…”. To run this file you need to make it executable, or enter “sh” in a shell window. System requirements: Linux based on kernel 2.6 for Intel computers, X11 with a minimum color depth of 8 bpp, 32-bit runtime environment with the libraries and”


32-bit runtime libraries

[chris@thinkpad ~]$ sudo yum install glibc.i686 libXrender.i686 libXrandr.i686 libXcursor.i686 libXi.i686 freetype.i686 fontconfig.i686 libstdc++.i686 zlib.i686 and

[chris@thinkpad ~]$ sudo yum install openssl-libs.i686
[chris@thinkpad ~]$ sudo ln -s /usr/lib/ /usr/lib/
[chris@thinkpad ~]$ sudo ln -s /usr/lib/ /usr/lib/ and

Not longer needed.

[chris@thinkpad Downloads]$  yum install glibc-devel.i686 zlib-devel.i686
[chris@thinkpad Downloads]$ wget
[chris@thinkpad Downloads]$ tar -xzf libpng-1.4.12.tar.gz
[chris@thinkpad Downloads]$ cd libpng-1.4.12
[chris@thinkpad libpng-1.4.12]$ ./configure --prefix=/usr --build=i686-pc-linux-gnu "CFLAGS=-m32" "CXXFLAGS=-m32" "LDFLAGS=-m32"
[chris@thinkpad libpng-1.4.12]$ make
[chris@thinkpad libpng-1.4.12]$ sudo make install
[chris@thinkpad Downloads]$ wget
[chris@thinkpad Downloads]$ tar -xzf jpegsrc.v8d.tar.gz
[chris@thinkpad Downloads]$ cd jpeg-8d/
[chris@thinkpad jpeg-8d]$ ./configure --prefix=/usr --build=i686-pc-linux-gnu "CFLAGS=-m32" "CXXFLAGS=-m32" "LDFLAGS=-m32"
[chris@thinkpad jpeg-8d]$ make
[chris@thinkpad jpeg-8d]$ sudo make install

And finally Eagle

[chris@thinkpad Downloads]$ wget
[chris@thinkpad Downloads]$ sh

Now you only need to create a menu entry in your launcher and the install is complete.