Build on MacOS

This guide will give you a step by step instruction to build on MacOS.



In order to get all the developer tools to compile you need to install the XCode developer environment. It brings most of the tools with it.

To install XCode:

  • Download and install XCode from app store
  • Open the XCode app once and accept the license
  • Install the 'XCode Command Line Tools' via terminal
xcode-select --install


To install Cmake you can download and install the binary from the web page:


The core of is written in the programming language Rust. In order to build libqaul, you need to install Rust on your Computer.

Rust installation instructions

Get and Compile the Sources

Clone the git repository from the terminal.

git clone

Now you can move into the repository and build the application.

# move into the project folder

# build the application via the rust build tool `cargo`
cargo build

The rust build created the following binaries:

  • qaul-linux
  • linux-cli
  • linux-http-test

Run and Test

See the test chapter.