Introduction to libbonoboui

The libbonoboui package contains libbonoboui libraries.

Package Information

libbonoboui Dependencies


libgnome-2.14.1 and libgnomecanvas-2.14.0



User Notes:

Installation of libbonoboui

Install libbonoboui by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=$(pkg-config --variable=prefix ORBit-2.0) &&

To test the results, issue: make check.

Now, as the root user:

make install &&
install -v -m755 -d $(pkg-config \
        --variable=prefix ORBit-2.0)/share/doc/libbonoboui-2.14.0 &&
install -v -m644 doc/*.{dtd,txt,xml,html} $(pkg-config \
        --variable=prefix ORBit-2.0)/share/doc/libbonoboui-2.14.0

Command Explanations

--prefix=$(pkg-config --variable=prefix ORBit-2.0): Setting the prefix using this parameter instead of with $GNOME_PREFIX will ensure that the prefix is consistent with the installation environment and the package will be installed in the correct location.

--enable-gtk-doc: Use this parameter if GTK-Doc is installed and you wish to rebuild the API documentation.


Installed Programs: bonobo-browser and test-moniker
Installed Libraries: libbonoboui-2.{so,a} and libbonobo.{so,a} Glade library
Installed Directories: The following subdirectories of $GNOME_PREFIX/: include/libbonoboui-2.0, share/{doc/libbonoboui-2.14.0, gnome-2.0, gtk-doc/html/libbonoboui}

Short Descriptions


are the GUI portion of the Bonobo libraries.

Last updated on 2007-01-15 18:08:14 -0600