How do I install the StackExchange Data Dump Viewer?
Firstly open a terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T).
Install Bazaar (
bzr) and other required dependencies by pasting this (Ctrl+Shift+V) in the terminal:
sudo apt-get install bzr qt4-qmake libqt4-dev libqtwebkit-dev
Get all the code:
bzr branch lp:aubrowser
Now navigate into the directory:
Now compile the code:
Now start the conversion wizard:
A window will open. Paste
data/posts.xmlthen follow through the wizard.
Now close the terminal, open Nautilus and browse to the
aubrowserfolder inside your home folder and run the
AskUbuntuBrowserfile (by double clicking on it).
See the readme in the installation file. 1st part:
StackExchange Data Dump Browser is a small Qt-based application designed to make it easy to view the contents of StackExchange data dumps when you have no active Internet connection. Building the application (the easy way): 1. Open a terminal and navigate to the root directory of the repository. 2. Type `./compile_everything` 3. Run `convert/convert` to run the conversion wizard. When prompted for the location of the data dump files, enter 'data/posts.xml'.
Here you can find the package.