gnome-control-center-3.28.2

Introduction to GNOME Control Center

The GNOME Control Center package contains the GNOME settings manager.

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

Package Information

GNOME Control Center Dependencies

Required

AccountsService-0.6.50, clutter-gtk-1.8.4, colord-gtk-0.1.26, gnome-online-accounts-3.28.0, gnome-settings-daemon-3.28.1, Grilo-0.3.6, libgtop-2.38.0, libpwquality-1.4.0, MIT Kerberos V5-1.16.1, and shared-mime-info-1.10

Recommended

Optional Runtime Dependencies

cups-pk-helper-0.2.6 (Printers panel), gnome-color-manager-3.28.0 (Color panel), sound-theme-freedesktop-0.8 (Additional Sound Effects in Sound panel), and Vino-3.22.0 (Screen Sharing in Sharing panel)

[Note]

Note

Recommended dependencies are not strictly required for this package to build and function, but you may not get expected results at runtime if you don't install them.

User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/gnome-control-center

Installation of GNOME Control Center

Install GNOME Control Center by running the following commands:

sed -i '/ln -s/s/s /sf /' panels/user-accounts/meson.build &&

mkdir build &&
cd    build &&

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

To test the results, issue: ninja test.

Now, as the root user:

ninja install

Command Explanations

sed ...: This command ensures that the install command completes properly.

-Dcheese=false: Use this switch if you have not installed recommended dependency Cheese.

-Dibus=false: Use this switch if you have not installed recommended dependency IBus.

Contents

Installed Programs: gnome-control-center
Installed Libraries: None
Installed Directories: /usr/share/gnome-control-center, /usr/share/pixmaps/faces, and /usr/share/sounds/gnome

Short Descriptions

gnome-control-center

is a graphical user interface used to configure various aspects of GNOME.

Last updated on 2018-08-30 18:17:00 -0500