General Method for install a software package using source file
It is always difficult to install a software packages in the linux system.
But if you read the document properly the it is easy to install and better understanding with the software that how it works.
step1:- Download linux/unix compatible software package of required 32bit (i386,i486,i586,i686) or 64bit (x84_64)
step2:- Extract the package
step3:- go to extracted folder and read properly the file given as INSTALL or README or doc folder. If possible then read other tutorial.
step4:- Generally a configure file in the folder for the environment settings
step5:- run make command
step6:- rum make install command.
then test the installation package.
Add binary path of software in environment using $HOME/.bash_profile file
PATH=$PATH:/$HOME/bin:<Binary installation path of software>