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authorRobert Scheck <>2017-10-22 23:05:51 +0200
committerdx <>2019-01-24 12:51:50 +0100
commit0a4b6439116cb7164384f78be53d064ddb1fa319 (patch)
parent7682a3560c737fbbbd7cdf7a5b640bfb3242ec3c (diff)
Add instructions for Fedora and RHEL/CentOS
1 files changed, 19 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/README b/README
index 39ed536..6b2e8cb 100644
--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -15,18 +15,35 @@ An APT repo for several recent debian/ubuntu versions is available here:
+## Installing at Fedora
+ $ dnf install bitlbee-facebook
+## Installing at RHEL/CentOS
+Follow the general instructions for enabling EPEL before installing it:
+ $ yum install bitlbee-facebook
## Building from source
-The folowing packages are required: autoconf, automake, libtool, glib2,
+The following packages are required: autoconf, automake, libtool, glib2,
json-glib, bitlbee (names may vary across distros)
Example for debian-based systems:
apt install build-essential autoconf automake libtool libglib2.0-dev libjson-glib-dev bitlbee-dev
+Example for Fedora-based systems:
+ dnf install gcc autoconf automake libtool glib2-devel json-glib-devel bitlbee-devel
Make sure bitlbee and its headers have been installed. If bitlbee came
from the distribution's repository, it will most likely need the
-development package, like bitlbee-dev in the example above.
+development package, like bitlbee-dev or bitlbee-devel in the example
If bitlbee was built by hand (or alike via a script), ensure the make
target `install-dev` is invoked. This target is not called by default,