Introduction to libsigc++

The libsigc++ package implements a typesafe callback system for standard C++.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS 12.1 platform.

Package Information

libsigc++ Dependencies



DocBook-utils-0.6.14, docbook-xml-5.0, Doxygen-1.10.0, and mm-common

Installation of libsigc++

Install libsigc++ by running the following commands:

mkdir bld &&
cd    bld &&

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

To test the results, issue: ninja test.

Now, as the root user:

ninja install

Command Explanations

-Dbuild-documentation=true: Use this switch if Doxygen-1.10.0 is installed and you wish to build and install the API documentation.


Installed Programs: None
Installed Library:
Installed Directories: /usr/{include,lib}/sigc++-2.0 and /usr/share/{devhelp/books,doc}/libsigc++-2.0 (if the documentation is enabled)

Short Descriptions

contains the libsigc++ API functions