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How to install Tiddlywiki desktop? [Solved]

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How to install Tiddlywiki desktop? [Solved]

#1 Postby danielson » Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:37 am

Having noticed the availability of a Linux desktop https://github.com/Jermolene/TiddlyDesktop/releases version of Tiddlywiki, i was wondering if anyone here had managed to get it going on MX?
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Re: How to install Tiddlywiki desktop?

#2 Postby v3g4n » Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:42 am

Did you try and follow the directions on the github page?
https://github.com/Jermolene/TiddlyDesktop
Download the Windows, linux or Mac binary .zip files from:

https://github.com/Jermolene/TiddlyDesktop/releases

Unzip into a folder and run

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TiddlyWiki.app

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Re: How to install Tiddlywiki desktop?

#3 Postby danielson » Mon Dec 11, 2017 1:00 pm

If i click on nw as suggested there, a window pops up asking which application to open with.
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Re: How to install Tiddlywiki desktop?

#4 Postby v3g4n » Mon Dec 11, 2017 2:25 pm

Sorry about that, the .app extension is for Mac. :p How about building it following this guide? I'm currently at work so can't test it myself at the moment.
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Run download-nwjs.sh to download the latest nw.js binaries
Download the TiddlyWiki5 repo from https://github.com/Jermolene/TiddlyWiki5 to a sibling directory to the TiddlyDesktop repo called "TiddlyWiki5"
Run bld.sh
Execute output/linux32/nw or output/linux64/nw

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Re: How to install Tiddlywiki desktop? [Solved]

#5 Postby danielson » Wed Dec 13, 2017 3:46 pm

danielson wrote:Having noticed the availability of a Linux desktop https://github.com/Jermolene/TiddlyDesktop/releases version of Tiddlywiki, i was wondering if anyone here had managed to get it going on MX?
Distro: MX-17_x64 Horizon December 15, 2017
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Re: How to install Tiddlywiki desktop?

#6 Postby danielson » Wed Dec 13, 2017 3:49 pm

MX Menu Editor did the trick!

(usually, one would expect clicking on that NW would suffice to get the app going).
Distro: MX-17_x64 Horizon December 15, 2017
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Re: How to install Tiddlywiki desktop? [Solved]

#7 Postby danielson » Wed Dec 13, 2017 3:53 pm

Sorry for duplications, was simply trying to mark thread as "solved".
Distro: MX-17_x64 Horizon December 15, 2017
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