Compiling libpurple on Raspberry Pi

Ethan Blanton elb at
Tue Nov 18 10:53:52 EST 2014

Marian Weimershaus spake unto us the following wisdom:
> I'm currently trying to compile whatsapp-purple on my Raspberry Pi.
> Unfortunately it seems to require libpurple, which (as far as I know)
> isn't available in the Raspbian repository.

libupurple is absolutely available in the Raspbian repo.  Simply
apt-get install libpurple-dev and you should be fine.


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