Introduction to Totem PL Parser

The Totem PL Parser package contains a simple GObject-based library used to parse a host of playlist formats, as well as save those.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.6 systemd platform.

Package Information

Totem PL Parser Dependencies


GMime-2.6.20 and libsoup-2.46.0



GTK-Doc-1.20, lcov, and libquvi (version 0.9) and libquvi-scripts - if they are installed, then lua-socket is necessary for the tests

User Notes:

Installation of Totem PL Parser

Install Totem PL Parser by running the following commands:

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

To test the results, issue: make check. You will need an active internet connection in order to successfully complete all tests. In a graphical section with gvfs running, test suite take much longer.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

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

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


Installed Programs: None
Installed Libraries: and
Installed Directories: /usr/include/totem-pl-parser and /usr/share/gtk-doc/html/totem-pl-parser

Short Descriptions

is the Totem Playlist Parser library.

is the Totem Playlist Parser library, mini version.

Last updated on 2014-08-25 14:56:55 -0700