Introduction to libgudev

The libgudev package contains GObject bindings for libudev.

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

Package Information




gobject-introspection-1.66.1 (for gir-data, needed for GNOME), GTK-Doc-1.33.2, and umockdev-0.15.4 (for testing)

User Notes:

Installation of libgudev

Install libgudev by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr --disable-umockdev &&

If you wish to run the test suite, omit "--disable-umockdev" from the configure command and then issue: make check.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

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

--disable-umockdev: Disables the usage of umockdev-0.15.4. Omit this switch if you wish to run the test suite.


Installed Program: None
Installed Libraries:
Installed Directories: /usr/include/gudev-1.0 and /usr/share/gtk-doc/html/gudev

Short Descriptions

is a GObject-based wrapper library for libudev

Last updated on 2021-02-19 22:13:48 -0800