Linux How-to Install Icui18n/ICU-50 Libraries

The Icui18n/ICU-50 Library is Not Available at this time on the Some Linux Distros Repository so to Get Installed you will Need to Download and Install it from Source.

Prerequisites: make, gcc and gcc-c++ Packages

  1. DownloadICU-50 Source Code
    cd /usr/src
    mkdir icu
    cd icu
    svn export
  2. Installing ICU-50 Library
    cd release*/source
    make install
    ln -s /usr/local/lib/ /usr/lib
    ln -s /usr/local/lib/ /usr/lib
    ln -s /usr/local/lib/ /usr/lib