Commit 1ca77384 authored by Julius Künzel's avatar Julius Künzel
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[dev-docs] Make clear how to install without root

Fixes #1432

Also adjust the dependency versions according to the very recent changes
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......@@ -9,7 +9,7 @@ Currently supported distributions are:
* Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Focal Fossa and derivatives
* Arch Linux
But you should be able to build it on any platform that provides up-to-date versions of the following dependencies: Qt >= 5.7, KF5 >= 5.50, MLT >= 7.4.0.
But you should be able to build it on any platform that provides up-to-date versions of the following dependencies: Qt >= 5.15.2, KF5 >= 5.86, MLT >= 7.4.0.
## Build on Linux
......@@ -117,6 +117,9 @@ make install
# Kdenlive
cd ../../kdenlive
mkdir build && cd build
# Even if you specified a user-writable INSTALL_PREFIX, some Qt plugins like the MLT thumbnailer are
# going be installed in non-user-writable system paths to make them work. If you really do not want
# to give root privileges, you need to set KDE_INSTALL_USE_QT_SYS_PATHS to OFF in the line below.
cmake .. -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=$INSTALL_PREFIX -DKDE_INSTALL_USE_QT_SYS_PATHS=ON -DRELEASE_BUILD=OFF
```
......@@ -128,7 +131,7 @@ cmake .. -DKDE_INSTALL_USE_QT_SYS_PATHS=ON -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=$INSTALL_PREFI
```bash
make -j$JOBS
make install
# 'sudo make install' if INSTALL_PREFIX is not user-writable
# 'sudo make install' if INSTALL_PREFIX is not user-writable or if KDE_INSTALL_USE_QT_SYS_PATHS=ON
```
Note that `make install` is required for Kdenlive, otherwise the effects will not be installed and cannot be used.
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