Introduction to GLibmm

The GLibmm package is a set of C++ bindings for GLib.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS 11.3 platform.

Package Information

GLibmm Dependencies


GLib-2.74.5 and libsigc++-2.12.0


Doxygen-1.9.6, glib-networking-2.74.0 (for tests), GnuTLS-3.8.0 (for tests), libxslt-1.1.37, and mm-common

User Notes:

Installation of GLibmm

Install GLibmm by running the following commands:

mkdir bld &&
cd    bld &&

meson --prefix=/usr --buildtype=release .. &&

To test the results, issue: ninja test.

Now, as the root user:

ninja install


Installed Programs: None
Installed Libraries:, and
Installed Directories: /usr/lib/g{io,lib}mm-2.4 and /usr/include/g{io,lib}mm-2.4

Short Descriptions

contains the GIO API classes

contains the GLib API classes