The libsoup is a HTTP client/server library for GNOME. It uses GObject and the GLib main loop to integrate with GNOME applications and it also has an asynchronous API for use in threaded applications.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.10 platform.
Download MD5 sum: 465083f74b7bb035959ddb0599313986
Download size: 1.7 MB
Estimated disk space required: 46 MB (with tests)
Estimated build time: 0.6 SBU (with tests)
Apache-2.4.23 (required to run the test suite), cURL-7.50.3 (required to run the test suite), GTK-Doc-1.25, PHP-7.0.11 compiled with XMLRPC-EPI support (only used for the XMLRPC regression tests) and Samba-4.5.0 (ntlm_auth is required to run the test suite).
Install libsoup by running the following commands:
sed -i "/seems to be moved/s/^/#/" build-aux/ltmain.sh && ./configure --prefix=/usr --disable-static && make
To test the results, issue: make check.
Now, as the
sed -i ... build-aux/ltmain.sh: This sed silences several useless and annoying warnings generated by libtool.
switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.
--disable-vala: use this if you have
not installed Vala, e.g. because
you are not building GNOME.
--enable-gtk-doc: Use this parameter if
GTK-Doc is installed and you wish
to rebuild and install the API documentation.
Last updated on 2016-09-20 19:20:38 -0500