Introduction to Jansson

The Jansson package contains a library used to encode, decode, and manipulate JSON data.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-9.0 platform.

Package Information

User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/jansson

Installation of Jansson

Install jansson by running the following commands:

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

To test the results, issue: make check.

Now, as the root user:

make install


Installed Programs: None
Installed Library: libjansson.so
Installed Directories: None

Short Descriptions


contains an API for encoding, decoding, and manipulating JSON data.

Last updated on 2019-08-18 18:01:59 -0700