Introduction to GAL

The GAL package contains library functions that came from Gnumeric and Evolution. GAL is short for GNOME Application Libs.

Package Information

GAL Dependencies


GNOME Print-0.37 and libglade-0.17


GNOME Virtual File System-1.0.5 and GTK-Doc-1.3

Installation of GAL

Install GAL by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/opt/gnome-1.4 &&

If you have GTK-Doc installed and wish to build the HTML documentation, issue the following commands:

cd docs &&
make templates &&
make sgml &&
make html &&
cd ..

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

--prefix=/opt/gnome-1.4: Installs GAL in the GNOME 1.4 directory structure.


Installed Programs: None
Installed Libraries: libgal.[so,a]
Installed Directories: /opt/gnome-1.4/include/gal-1.0, /opt/gnome-1.4/share/etable and /opt/gnome-1.4/share/gal

Last updated on 2005-08-01 13:29:19 -0600