Introduction to Gtkmm

The Gtkmm package provides a C++ interface to GTK+ 2. It can be installed alongside Gtkmm-3.8.1 (the GTK+ 3 version) with no namespace conflicts.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.4 platform.

Package Information

Gtkmm Dependencies


Atkmm-2.22.7, GTK+-2.24.20 and Pangomm-2.34.0

User Notes:

Installation of Gtkmm

Install Gtkmm by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr &&

To test the results, issue: make check.

Now, as the root user:

make install


Installed Programs: None
Installed Libraries: and
Installed Directories: /usr/include/gdkmm-2.4, /usr/include/gtkmm-2.4, /usr/lib/gdkmm-2.4, /usr/lib/gtkmm-2.4, /usr/share/devhelp/books/gtkmm-2.4, and /usr/share/doc/gtkmm-2.4

Short Descriptions

contains the GDK API classes.

contains the GTK+ API classes.

Last updated on 2013-08-26 04:17:00 -0700