Introduction to libyaml

The libyaml package contains a C library for parsing and emitting YAML (YAML Ain't Markup Language) code.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-11.0 platform.

Package Information

libyaml Dependencies



User Notes:

Installation of libyaml

Install libyaml by running the following commands:

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

To test the results, issue: make check.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

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


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Short Descriptions

contains API functions for parsing and emitting YAML code

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