LXSession-0.5.1

Introduction to LXSession

The LXSession package contains the default session manager for LXDE.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.6 platform.

Package Information

LXSession Dependencies

Required

dbus-glib-0.102, GTK+-2.24.25, libgee-0.6.8, lsb_release-1.4 (runtime for lxde-logout do not crash), Polkit-0.112 and Vala-0.26.1

Optional

libxslt-1.1.28 with docbook-xml-4.5, docbook-xsl-1.78.1 (to build man pages) and UPower-0.9.23 with pm-utils-1.4.1 (used by lxsession-logout)

User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/lxsession

Installation of LXSession

Install LXSession by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr --disable-man &&
make

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install &&
install -vdm755 /usr/share/app-install/desktop

Command Explanations

--disable-man: This switch disables building of the manual pages. Remove it if you have installed optional dependencies and wish to build the manual pages.

install -vdm755 /usr/share/app-install/desktop: There is a hanging problem with lxsession-default-apps, if this directory is not found.

Contents

Installed Programs: lxclipboard, lxlock, lxpolkit, lxsession, lxsession-db, lxsession-default, lxsession-default-apps, lxsession-default-terminal, lxsession-edit, lxsession-logout, lxsession-xdg-autostart, lxsession-xsettings, and lxsettings-daemon
Installed Libraries: None
Installed Directory: /usr/share/app-install/desktop and /usr/share/lxsession

Short Descriptions

lxsession

is a lightweight X session manager.

Last updated on 2014-10-18 15:26:44 +0000