Introduction to libbytesize

The libbytesize package is a library facilitates the common operations with sizes in bytes.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-8.2 platform.

Package Information

libbytesize Dependencies




GTK-Doc-1.27, Python-2.7.14, six-1.11.0 (python module for tests), pocketlint (python module for one test), and polib (python module for one test)

User Notes:

Installation of libbytesize

Install libbytesize by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr &&

If you have the optional python modules installed, the regression tests can be run with: make check.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

--with-python3: Use this switch to prefer Python 3 if both Python 2 and Python 3 are installed.


Installed Programs: None
Installed Library:
Installed Directories: /usr/include/bytesize, /usr/share/gtk-doc/html/libbytesize, and /usr/lib/python{2.7,3.6}/site-packages/bytesize

Last updated on 2018-02-21 04:35:18 -0800