Destor is a platform for data deduplication evaluation developed by Min Fu. It runs on 64-bit Linux. I wanted to use it to compare the performance of existing deduplication schemes and those of my own. However, the installation process is a little bit complicated, which took me two days to make it work. My platform is 64-bit Ubuntu 14.04 with kernel 3.13.
- Download glib. Extract it to
- Run the following commands.
sudo apt-get install zlib1g-dev sudo apt-get install libffi-dev cd [PATH_TO_GLIB] ./configure make sudo make install cd /usr/local/ sudo cp include/glib-2.0/* include/ sudo cp lib/glib-2.0/include/glibconfig.h include/ cd lib sudo link libglib-2.0.so libglib.so sudo apt-get install libssl-dev sudo apt-get install autotools-dev sudo apt-get install automake cd [DIR_OF_DESTOR] ./configure automake --add-missing make sudo make install