Introduction to lxqt-admin

The lxqt-admin package provides two GUI tools to adjust setiings of the operating system LXQt is running on.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-8.2 platform.

Package Information

lxqt-admin Dependencies


liblxqt-0.12.0 and Polkit-0.113+git_2919920+js38


git-2.16.2 (to download translation files) or lxqt-l10n-0.12.0 (to add localization files)

User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/lxqt-admin

Installation of lxqt-admin

Install lxqt-admin by running the following commands:

mkdir -v build &&
cd       build &&

cmake -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Release          \
      -DPULL_TRANSLATIONS=no              \
      ..       &&


This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

-DPULL_TRANSLATIONS=no: Removes the need for git-2.16.2, which would otherwise be requested to download the translation files.


Installed Program: lxqt-admin-time, lxqt-admin-user, and lxqt-admin-user-helper
Installed Libraries: None
Installed Directory: None

Short Descriptions


is a GUI to adjust time and date.


is a GUI to manage users and groups.

Last updated on 2018-02-21 06:35:18 -0600