Gjs-1.54.1

Introduction to Gjs

Gjs is a set of Javascript bindings for GNOME.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-8.3 platform.

Package Information

Gjs Dependencies

Required

Cairo-1.16.0, dbus-1.12.10, gobject-introspection-1.58.0, and js60-60.1.0

Optional

Valgrind-3.14.0 (for tests), DTrace, LCOV, and Systemtap

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

Installation of Gjs

Install Gjs by running the following commands:

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

To test the results, issue: make check. The GTK and Cairo tests will fail if not running in an Xorg session. Two tests that use Unicode are known to fail.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Contents

Installed Programs: gjs (symlink) and gjs-console
Installed Library: libgjs.so
Installed Directories: /usr/include/gjs-1.0, /usr/lib/gjs, and /usr/share/gjs-1.0

Short Descriptions

gjs-console

contains a console to run JavaScript commands.

libgjs.so

contains the GNOME JavaScript bindings.

Last updated on 2018-10-11 16:28:53 -0500