Introduction to Atkmm

Atkmm is the official C++ interface for the ATK accessibility toolkit library.



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Package Information

Atkmm Dependencies


at-spi2-core-2.48.3 and GLibmm-2.66.5

User Notes:

Installation of Atkmm

Install Atkmm by running the following commands:

mkdir build &&
cd    build &&

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

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

ninja install


Installed Programs: None
Installed Library:
Installed Directories: /usr/{include,lib}/atkmm-1.6 and /usr/share/{devhelp/books/atkmm-1.6,doc/atkmm-2.28.3}

Short Descriptions

contains the ATK API classes