How compile and install keePassX 2.0

Compile KeePassX 2.0 on K/Ubuntu 14.04

Download source code:, choose “the Source code tarball”.


# apt-get install build-essential cmake qt4-qmake libqt4-dev libgcrypt-dev zlib1g-dev

Go in the folder where you downloaded the source code and type following commands:

$ tar -zxvf keepassx-2.0.tar.gz
$ cd keepassx-2.0
$ mkdir build
$ cd build
$ cmake ../
$ make -j 4
$ sudo make install