Seahorse-3.34

Introduction to Seahorse

Seahorse is a graphical interface for managing and using encryption keys. Currently it supports PGP keys (using GPG/GPGME) and SSH keys.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-9.0 platform.

Package Information

Seahorse Dependencies

Required

Gcr-3.34.0, GnuPG-2.2.17, GPGME-1.13.1, itstool-2.0.6, libpwquality-1.4.2 and libsecret-0.19.1

Recommended

Optional

Avahi-0.7

Runtime Dependency

gnome-keyring-3.34.0

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

Installation of Seahorse

Install Seahorse by running the following commands:

sed -i -r 's:"(/apps):"/org/gnome\1:' data/*.xml &&

mkdir build &&
cd    build &&

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

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

ninja install

Command Explanations

sed ... data/*.xml: This command fixes some deprecated entries in the schema templates.

-Dldap-support=false: Add this switch if you have not installed openldap.

Contents

Installed Program: seahorse
Installed Libraries: None
Installed Directories: /usr/{lib,share,share/help/*}/seahorse

Short Descriptions

seahorse

is the graphical interface for managing and using encryption keys.

Last updated on 2019-10-03 13:40:01 -0500