Introduction to xcb-proto

The xcb-proto package provides the XML-XCB protocol descriptions that libxcb uses to generate the majority of its code and API.

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

Package Information

xcb-proto Dependencies


libxml2-2.9.10 (required to run the tests)

User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/xcb-proto

Installation of xcb-proto

Install xcb-proto by running the following commands:

PYTHON=python3 ./configure $XORG_CONFIG

To test the results, issue: make check.

Now, as the root user:

make install


Installed Programs: None
Installed Libraries: None
Installed Directory: $XORG_PREFIX/share/xcb and $XORG_PREFIX/lib/python2.7/site-packages/xcbgen or $XORG_PREFIX/lib/python3.9/site-packages/xcbgen

Last updated on 2021-02-22 09:40:13 -0800