6.53. Libpipeline-1.2.1

The Libpipeline package contains a library for manipulating pipelines of subprocesses in a flexible and convenient way.

Approximate build time: 0.2 SBU
Required disk space: 7.4 MB

6.53.1. Installation of Libpipeline

Fix an incompatibility between this package and Glibc-2.16.0:

sed -i -e '/gets is a/d' gnulib/lib/stdio.in.h

Prepare Libpipeline for compilation:

PKG_CONFIG_PATH=/tools/lib/pkgconfig ./configure --prefix=/usr

The meaning of the configure options:


Use pkg-config to obtain the location of the test library metadata built in Section 5.13, “Check-0.9.8”.

Compile the package:


To test the results, issue:

make check

Install the package:

make install

6.53.2. Contents of Libpipeline

Installed libraries: libpipeline.so

Short Descriptions


This library is used to safely construct pipelines between subprocesses