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|Homepage URL=http://pkg-config.freedesktop.org/
|Homepage URL=http://pkg-config.freedesktop.org/
|User level=none
|User level=none
|VCS checkout command=co pkg-config
|VCS checkout command=git clone git://anongit.freedesktop.org/pkg-config
|Computer languages=C
|Computer languages=C
|Related projects=rpsl,Automake,Autoconf
|Related projects=rpsl,Automake,Autoconf

Revision as of 15:38, 10 October 2014



Manages library compile/link flags

'pkg-config' is a system for managing library compile/link flags that works with automake and autoconf. It replaces *-config scripts with a single tool.



Verified by

Verified on


Verified by

Janet Casey

Verified on

27 June 2005

Leaders and contributors

Tim Janik Contributor
Havoc Pennington Contributor
Scott James Remnant. Contributor
James Henstridge Contributor
Tollef Fog Heen Maintainer

Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
Ruby (Ref)https://rubygems.org/gems/pkg-config
Debian (Ref)https://tracker.debian.org/pkg/pkg-config
Bug Tracking,Developer,SupportE-mailmailto:pkg-config@lists.freedesktop.org

Software prerequisites


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