libxkbcommon-1.0.1

Introduction to libxkbcommon

libxkbcommon is a keymap compiler and support library which processes a reduced subset of keymaps as defined by the XKB specification.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-10.0 platform.

Package Information

libxkbcommon Dependencies

Required

xkeyboard-config-2.30

Recommended

Optional

Doxygen-1.8.20

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

Installation of libxkbcommon

Install libxkbcommon by running the following commands:

mkdir build &&
cd    build &&

meson --prefix=/usr -Denable-docs=false .. &&
ninja

To test the results, issue: ninja test.

Now, as the root user:

ninja install

Command Explanations

-Denable-docs=false: This switch disables documentation generation. Remove it if Doxygen-1.8.20 is installed.

mv -v /usr/share/doc/libxkbcommon{,-1.0.1}: If you removed -Denable-docs=false, use this command to install the documentation in a versioned directory.

Contents

Installed Programs: xkbcli
Installed Libraries: libxkbcommon.so, libxkbcommon-x11.so, and libxkbregistry.so
Installed Directories: /usr/include/xkbcommon, /usr/libexec/xkbcommon, and /usr/share/doc/libxkbcommon-1.0.1

Short Descriptions

xkbcli

provides a debugger and compiler for XKB keymaps.

libxkbcommon.so

contains the libxkbcommon API functions.

libxkbcommon-x11.so

contains the libxkbcommon X11 specific API functions.

libxkbregistry.so

contains a list of available XKB models, layouts, and variants for a given ruleset.

Last updated on 2020-09-15 18:00:12 -0500