vala Getting started with vala Installation or Setup


The easiest way of installing Vala is to install your distribution-specific package.

On Ubuntu:

sudo apt install valac

On Fedora:

sudo dnf install vala

On Arch:

sudo pacman -S vala

On OS X, with Homebrew:

brew install vala

On Windows, you can get an installer for the latest version here.

You can also build it from sources, but you'll need to install pkg-config, a C compiler, a standard C library and GLib 2 before:

tar xvf vala-0.34.4.tar.xz
cd vala-0.34.4
sudo make install