Introduction to GNOME Tweaks

GNOME Tweaks is a simple program used to tweak advanced GNOME settings.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-10.1 platform.

Package Information

GNOME Tweaks Dependencies


GTK+-3.24.28, gsettings-desktop-schemas-40.0, libhandy-1.2.0, PyGObject-3.40.1, and sound-theme-freedesktop-0.8

User Notes:

Installation of GNOME Tweaks

First, if you are upgrading from gnome-tweaks-3.34.x, remove some incompatible files as the root user:

rm -rf /usr/lib/python3.9/site-packages/gtweak

Install GNOME Tweaks by running the following commands:

mkdir build &&
cd    build &&

meson --prefix=/usr &&

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

ninja install


Installed Programs: gnome-tweaks
Installed Libraries: None
Installed Directories: /usr/lib/python3.9/site-packages/gtweak and /usr/share/gnome-tweaks

Short Descriptions


is used to tweak advanced GNOME settings

Last updated on 2021-04-08 01:16:54 -0500