How do I install XC8 compiler on a Linux Machine?

The Linux machine installers are in the form of an executable script file that have a ".run" extension, e.g.

The MPLAB® XC8 Compiler installer for Linux machine has an extension “.run.tar”.
Extract the file from the tar archive, and install the compiler by following the steps as:

tar -xvf xc8-v1.20-linux.tar
chmod +x
sudo ./

The installer will ask for the directory in which to install the compiler.
Select the Directory and follow the installer instructions to install the Compiler.

Full Step-by-Step Instructions

© 2024 Microchip Technology, Inc.
Notice: ARM and Cortex are the registered trademarks of ARM Limited in the EU and other countries.
Information contained on this site regarding device applications and the like is provided only for your convenience and may be superseded by updates. It is your responsibility to ensure that your application meets with your specifications. MICROCHIP MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WRITTEN OR ORAL, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, RELATED TO THE INFORMATION, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ITS CONDITION, QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR PURPOSE. Microchip disclaims all liability arising from this information and its use. Use of Microchip devices in life support and/or safety applications is entirely at the buyer's risk, and the buyer agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Microchip from any and all damages, claims, suits, or expenses resulting from such use. No licenses are conveyed, implicitly or otherwise, under any Microchip intellectual property rights.