The libsoup is HTTP client/server library for GNOME. It uses GObject and the GLib main loop to integrate with GNOME applications and it also has asynchronous API for use in threaded applications.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.2 platform.
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Download size: 696 KB
Estimated disk space required: 32 MB
Estimated build time: 0.3 SBU
Apache-2.4.4 (required to run the test suite), cURL-7.30.0 (required to run the test suite), GTK-Doc-1.18, PHP-5.4.11 compiled with XMLRPC-EPI support (only used for the XMLRPC regression tests) and Samba-3.6.12 (ntlm_auth is required to run the test suite).
Install libsoup by running the following commands:
./configure --prefix=/usr --disable-static && make
To test the results, issue: make check.
Now, as the
switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.
--without-gnome: This switch prevents
configure looking for
GNOME specific dependencies. Use this switch if you have not
--enable-gtk-doc: Use this parameter if
GTK-Doc is installed and you wish
to rebuild and install the API documentation.
Last updated on 2013-02-11 18:51:17 +0000