Introduction to GSettings Desktop Schemas

The GSettings Desktop Schemas package contains a collection of GSettings schemas for settings shared by various components of a GNOME Desktop.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.4 platform.

Package Information

GSettings Desktop Schemas Dependencies


GLib-2.36.4 and Intltool-0.50.2


User Notes:

Installation of GSettings Desktop Schemas

Install GSettings Desktop Schemas by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr &&

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install


If you installed the package to your system using a “DESTDIR” method, /usr/share/glib-2.0/schemas/gschemas.compiled was not updated/created. Create (or update) the file using the following command as the root user:

glib-compile-schemas /usr/share/glib-2.0/schemas


Installed Programs: None
Installed Libraries: None
Installed Directory: /usr/include/gsettings-desktop-schemas

Last updated on 2013-08-25 04:52:57 -0700