Step 1 for building this HFT platform works! Youtube video on C++ integrated with Interactive Brokers TWS on Ubuntu Linux
This can be a bitch to set up but follow the README file a:
Also, I got some instruction on how to build unsuccessfully with Trading Shim:
Follow the links at the lower under the Update dated today Oct 25. You should work with the latest IB-TWS files in order to work properly. A symptom of this is getting stuck while trying to initialize at the splash screen of TWS on Linux.
Important NOTE: Run TWS as root under LinuxFACEBOOK ACCOUNT and TWITTER. Don't worry as I don't post stupid cat videos or what I eat!