Epiphany-3.20.2

Introduction to Epiphany

Epiphany is a simple yet powerful GNOME web browser targeted at non-technical users. Its principles are simplicity and standards compliance.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.9 platform.

Package Information

Epiphany Dependencies

Required

Avahi-0.6.32, Gcr-3.20.0, gnome-desktop-3.20.2, libnotify-0.7.6, libwnck-3.14.1, and WebKitGTK+-2.12.2

Recommended

Optional

lsb_release-1.4

Runtime Dependencies

gnome-keyring-3.20.0 (for storing passwords) and Seahorse-3.20.0 (for managing stored passwords)

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

Installation of Epiphany

Install Epiphany by running the following commands:

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

Now, as the root user:

make install

An already active graphical session with a bus address is necessary to execute the test suite. To test the results, run:

make check

Contents

Installed Program: epiphany and ephy-profile-migrator
Installed Libraries: libephywebextension.so
Installed Directories: /usr/{lib,share,share/help/*}/epiphany

Short Descriptions

epiphany

is a GNOME web browser based on the WebKit2 rendering engine.

Last updated on 2016-05-13 16:08:45 -0500