Introduction to libxfce4ui

The libxfce4ui package contains GTK+ 2 widgets that are used by other Xfce applications.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.8 platform.

Package Information

libxfce4ui Dependencies


GTK+-2.24.28 or GTK+-3.16.6 (default) and Xfconf-4.12.0



GTK-Doc-1.24, HTML::Parser-3.71, and Glade

User Notes:

Installation of libxfce4ui

Install libxfce4ui by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc &&

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

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


Installed Programs: None
Installed Libraries: libxfce4kbd-private-{2,3}.so and libxfce4ui-{1,2}.so
Installed Directories: /etc/xdg/xfce4, /usr/include/xfce4/libxfce4kbd-private-2, /usr/include/xfce4/libxfce4ui-{1,2}, and /usr/share/gtk-doc/html/libxfce4ui

Short Descriptions

is a private Xfce library for sharing code between Xfwm4 and Xfce4 Settings.

contains widgets that are used by other Xfce applications.

Last updated on 2015-09-20 15:38:20 -0700