Gedit-3.14.1

Introduction to Gedit

The Gedit package contains a lightweight UTF-8 text editor for the GNOME Desktop.

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

Package Information

Gedit Dependencies

Required

gsettings-desktop-schemas-3.14.1, gtksourceview-3.14.2, Itstool-2.0.2, and libpeas-1.12.1

Recommended

Optional

GTK-Doc-1.21, Vala-0.26.1, and zeitgeist

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

Installation of Gedit

Install Gedit by running the following commands:

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

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

--disable-spell: Use this switch to disable spell-checking capability. It is required if Enchant is not installed.

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

Contents

Installed Program: gedit and gnome-text-editor (symlink to gedit)
Installed Libraries: /usr/lib/gedit/libgedit.so
Installed Directories: /usr/include/gedit-3.12, /usr/lib/gedit, /usr/libexec/gedit, /usr/share/gedit, /usr/share/gtk-doc/html/gedit, and /usr/share/help/*/gedit

Short Descriptions

gedit

is a lightweight text editor integrated with the GNOME Desktop.

Last updated on 2014-11-10 22:00:10 +0000