The repositories contain only the skeleton code. You need to run the bootstrap.sh script after you have cloned the repo. Be sure to check the -h output of this script, also.
- You may need to install additional packages to your system first, bootstrap.sh calls ‘autoreconf(1)’ which is usually installed with Autoconf
The README file contains additional instructions and notes regarding compilation and installation. This file is maintained manually, unlike the INSTALL file which is produced by GNU Autotools. Go over the README file before posting your questions to the quvi-devel mailinglist.