Gjs-1.66.2

Introduction to Gjs

Gjs is a set of Javascript bindings for GNOME.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-10.1 platform.

Package Information

Gjs Dependencies

Required

Cairo-1.17.2+f93fc72c03e, dbus-1.12.20, gobject-introspection-1.66.1, and js78-78.8.0

Recommended (required for GNOME)

Optional

sysprof-3.38.1, Valgrind-3.16.1 (for tests), DTrace, GTK+-4, LCOV, and Systemtap

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

Installation of Gjs

Install Gjs by running the following commands:

mkdir gjs-build &&
cd    gjs-build &&

meson --prefix=/usr .. &&
ninja

To test the results, issue: ninja test. The GTK and Cairo tests will fail if not running in an Xorg session.

Now, as the root user:

ninja install &&
ln -sfv gjs-console /usr/bin/gjs

Contents

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

Short Descriptions

gjs-console

contains a console to run JavaScript commands

libgjs.so

contains the GNOME JavaScript bindings

Last updated on 2021-02-24 20:50:56 -0600