Introduction to Graphene

The Graphene package provides a thin layer of types for graphics libraries.

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

Package Information

Graphene Dependencies


GLib-2.78.4 and gobject-introspection-1.78.1

Installation of Graphene

Install Graphene by running the following commands:

mkdir build &&
cd    build &&

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

To test the results, issue: ninja test.

Now, as the root user:

ninja install

Command Explanations

--buildtype=release: Specify a buildtype suitable for stable releases of the package, as the default may produce unoptimized binaries.

-Dgtk_doc=true: Use this switch if you have GTK-Doc-1.33.2 installed and wish to generate the API documentation.


Installed Programs: None
Installed Libraries:
Installed Directories: /usr/include/graphene-1.0, /usr/lib/graphene-1.0, /usr/{libexec,share}/installed-tests/graphene-1.0

Short Descriptions

contains functions that provide a thin layer of types for graphics libraries