Introduction to GAL

The GAL package contains library functions that came from Gnumeric and Evolution. GAL is short for GNOME Application Libs.

Package information

GAL dependencies

Installation of GAL

Install GAL by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/opt/gnome --disable-gtk-doc &&
make &&
make install

Command explanations

--prefix=/opt/gnome: Install GAL in the GNOME 1.4 directory structure.


The GAL package contains library routines pulled from the Evolution and Gnumeric projects and repackaged as a generic library.