Tweak desktop instructions (#3069)

to make it clear you need to do all the things in 'building from
source', including the build-react-sdk dance if you're building
develop.
revert-3067-matthew/fix-badge-spam
David Baker 6 years ago committed by Richard van der Hoff
parent ba5e7d4013
commit 3c91f90dc9
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      README.md

@ -113,12 +113,14 @@ pre-built version from https://riot.im/desktop.html or, if you prefer,
built it yourself.
To run as a desktop app:
```
npm install
npm install electron
npm run build
node_modules/.bin/electron .
```
1. Follow the instructions in 'Building From Source' above
2. Install electron and run it:
```
npm install electron
node_modules/.bin/electron .
```
To build packages, use electron-builder. This is configured to output:
* dmg + zip for macOS
@ -141,11 +143,9 @@ npm run build:electron
For other packages, use electron-builder manually. For example, to build a package
for 64 bit Linux:
```
npm install
npm run build
node_modules/.bin/build -l --x64
```
1. Follow the instructions in 'Building From Source' above
2. `node_modules/.bin/build -l --x64`
All electron packages go into `electron/dist/`

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