gnome-disk-utility-42.0

Introduction to GNOME Disk Utility

The GNOME Disk Utility package provides applications used for dealing with storage devices.

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Development versions of BLFS may not build or run some packages properly if dependencies have been updated since the most recent stable versions of the book.

Package Information

GNOME Disk Utility Dependencies

Required

gnome-settings-daemon-42.2, itstool-2.0.7, libdvdread-6.1.3, libhandy-1.6.3, libpwquality-1.4.4, libsecret-0.20.5, and UDisks-2.9.4

Optional

appstream-glib

User Notes: https://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/gnome-disk-utility

Installation of GNOME Disk Utility

Install GNOME Disk Utility by running the following commands:

mkdir build &&
cd    build &&

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

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

ninja install

Contents

Installed Programs: gnome-disk-image-mounter and gnome-disks
Installed Libraries: None
Installed Directories: None

Short Descriptions

gnome-disk-image-mounter

is used to set up disk images

gnome-disks

is used to inspect, format, partition and configure disks and block devices