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Pre-compiled Binaries

Our Github Releases

AUR

$

yay -S bluebubbles-desktop-app

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Compile from source

1.) Clone the git repository

$

git clone https://github.com/BlueBubblesApp/BlueBubbles-Desktop-App.git

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2.) Cd into the directory

$

cd BlueBubbles-Desktop-App

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3.) Install the dependencies

$

npm install

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Optional: In-App GIF keyboard (pre-completed using our API key in our releases)

1.) Create a developer acount on GIPHY

2.) Create a new SDK app and copy the API key

3.) Using a text editor open the package.json file

4.) Under the scripts section edit the build-renderer line to: cross-env GIPHY_API_KEY=<Paste GIPHY API Key Here> NODE_ENV=production webpack --config webpack.renderer.prod.config.js

5.) Continue to the compile binary step below

4.) Run this command to build the executable

$

npm run dist

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5.) The compiled binary will be located in the releasefolder