Gjs-1.64.4

Introduction to Gjs

Gjs is a set of Javascript bindings for GNOME.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-9.1 platform.

Package Information

Gjs Dependencies

Required

Cairo-1.17.2+f93fc72c03e, dbus-1.12.20, gobject-introspection-1.64.1, and js68-68.11.0

Recommended (required for GNOME)

Optional

Valgrind-3.16.1 (for tests), DTrace, LCOV, Sysprof, 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/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 2020-07-07 07:42:50 -0500