File Roller is an archive manager for GNOME with support for tar, bzip2, gzip, zip, jar, compress, lzop and many other archive formats.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.5 platform.
File Roller is only a graphical interface to archiving utilities such as tar and zip.
Download MD5 sum: f0af445adb92b13f20619e486f6941a0
Download size: 1.4 MB
Estimated disk space required: 36 MB
Estimated build time: 0.3 SBU
Install File Roller by running the following commands:
./configure --prefix=/usr \ --disable-packagekit \ --disable-static && make
This package does not come with a test suite.
Now, as the
--disable-packagekit: This switch
disables use of PackageKit which isn't suitable for BLFS.
switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.
--enable-gtk-doc: Use this parameter if
GTK-Doc is installed and you wish
to rebuild and install the API documentation.
--libexecdir=/usr/lib/: This option
will put the package's private programs in
/usr/lib/file-roller instead of
/usr/libexec/file-roller in accordance with the
old version of the FHS used before LFS-7.5.
Last updated on 2014-03-04 03:06:31 +0000