Commit f89c879f authored by Maren Hachmann's avatar Maren Hachmann

Update README.md to include force option and changes for submodules

parent 7430fc35
## Warning:
Extensions won't work currently, needs to be updated.
## What do you need this for?
If you want to help the Inkscape project by testing feature branches (branches of the Inkscape code that have been created by a developer
......@@ -37,7 +33,7 @@ on the command line. Either in that directory, or in another directory of your c
```
cd /directory/of/choice
git clone https://gitlab.com/inkscape/inkscape.git
git clone --recurse-submodules https://gitlab.com/inkscape/inkscape.git
```
(this will create a new directory for your local copy of the Inkscape git repository, which will take very long and require ~2GB of disk space!)
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to install another Inkscape version from another branch, which must be in the common Inkscape git repository.
To force a build, in case something went wrong with the previous one, you can add ´-f´ after indicating a branch name.
The script will take some time to execute, and it will also use a lot of your CPU power.
Near the end of the process, it will ask you to enter your password once, to be allowed to install the freshly created package.
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