Installation Linux…

  • Installation of additional libraries:

Open a terminal and enter:

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install libfreetype6 libpng-dev libpng16-16 zlib1g zlib1g-dev libquazip5-dev libquazip5-1 libharfbuzz0b libharfbuzz-dev freeglut3

For a version of Ubuntu prior to version 19.04, also type :

sudo apt-get install libssl1.0.0

Otherwise, for ubuntu 19.04 or higher :

wget http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/o/openssl1.0/libssl1.0.0_1.0.2n-1ubuntu6.2_amd64.deb
sudo dpkg -i ./libssl*.deb

  • In a terminal, type:
    chmod a+x winstars_installer.bin

  • Then start the installation program by typing:
    ./winstars_installer.bin

  • The program will be installed in the /opt/WinStars3 directory by default. To start it, type:

cd /opt/WinStars3
./WinStars3.sh

  • To update or uninstall the program, use the command :
    MaintenanceTools