Evince is a document viewer for multiple document formats. It supports PDF, Postscript, DjVu, TIFF and DVI. It is useful for viewing documents of various types using one simple application instead of the multiple document viewers that once existed on the GNOME Desktop.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.5 platform.
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Download size: 6.2 MB
Estimated disk space required: 91 MB
Estimated build time: 1.7 SBU
Install Evince by running the following commands:
./configure --prefix=/usr \ --enable-introspection \ --disable-static && make
This package does not have a working testsuite.
Now, as the
--enable-introspection: By default, the
Gobject Introspection support is
turned off, even though that package is an expected component of
the GNOME Desktop.
switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.
--without-keyring: This switch disables
use of the libsecret. Use this
switch if libsecret is not
--disable-nautilus: This switch
disables building of the Nautilus
Plugin. Use this switch if Nautilus is not installed.
--enable-gtk-doc: Use this parameter if
GTK-Doc is installed and you wish
to rebuild and install the API documentation.
option puts the package's private program in an
evince directory in
/usr/lib instead of using
/usr/libexec in accordance with the old version
of the FHS used before LFS-7.5.
Last updated on 2014-03-04 03:06:31 +0000