Introduction to Imlib

The Imlib package contains image libraries. These are useful for loading, rendering and dithering a wide variety of image data formats.

Package information

Imlib dependencies

Installation of Imlib

Install Imlib by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc/imlib &&
make &&
make install

Command explanations

--sysconfdir=/etc/imlib: This installs and combines the configuration files into /etc/imlib instead of /usr/etc.

Configuring Imlib

Config files



The Imlib package contains libImlib, libgdk_imlib and libimlib-* libraries.


libimlib-* libraries

libimlib-* libraries provide the functions for programs to display and edit a wide variety of image data formats.

Last updated on 2005-02-07 14:16:21 -0700