Introduction to libqtxdg

The libqtxdg is a Qt implementation of xdg specifications.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-8.0 platform.

Package Information

libqtxdg Dependencies


CMake-3.7.2 and Qt-5.8.0

Optional (runtime)

GTK+-2.24.31 (for gtk-update-icon-cache)

User Notes:

Installation of libqtxdg

Install libqtxdg by running the following commands:

mkdir -v build &&
cd       build &&

cmake -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Release          \
      -DCMAKE_INSTALL_LIBDIR=lib          \
      ..       &&


This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

-DBUILD_TESTS=ON: Builds tests.

-DBUILD_DEV_UTILS=ON: Builds and installs development utilities.


Installed Programs: None
Installed Library: and
Installed Directories: $LXQT_PREFIX/include/{qt5xdg,qt5xdgiconloader} and $LXQT_PREFIX/share/cmake/{qt5xdg,qt5xdgiconloader}

Short Descriptions

contains the libQt5Xdg API functions.

contains the libQt5XdgIconLoader API functions.

Last updated on 2017-02-21 12:13:57 -0800