libgdata-0.16.1

Introduction to libgdata

The libgdata package is a GLib-based library for accessing online service APIs using the GData protocol, most notably, Google's services. It provides APIs to access the common Google services and has full asynchronous support.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.6 systemd platform.

Package Information

libgdata Dependencies

Required

liboauth-1.0.3, libsoup-2.48.1, JSON-GLib-1.0.2, and uhttpmock-0.3.3

Recommended

Optional

GTK-Doc-1.21

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

Installation of libgdata

Install libgdata by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr --disable-static &&
make

This application does not have a working test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

--disable-static: This switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.

--enable-gtk-doc: Use this parameter if GTK-Doc is installed and you wish to rebuild and install the API documentation.

Contents

Installed Programs: None
Installed Libraries: libgdata.so
Installed Directories: /usr/include/libgdata and /usr/share/gtk-doc/html/gdata

Short Descriptions

libgdata.so

contains the libgdata API functions.

Last updated on 2014-11-28 11:29:26 +0000