Introduction to GLib

The glib package contains a low-level core library. This is useful for providing data structure handling for C, portability wrappers and interfaces for such runtime functionality as an event loop, threads, dynamic loading, and an object system.

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Installation of GLib

Install glib by running the following commands:

patch -Np1 -i ../glib-1.2.10-gcc34-1.patch &&
./configure --prefix=/usr &&
make &&
make install &&
chmod -v 755 /usr/lib/


The glib package contains libglib-1.2 libraries.


GLib libraries

GLib libraries contain a low-level core library for the GIMP Toolkit.

Last updated on 2005-03-05 08:51:15 -0700