Introduction to startup-notification

The startup-notification package contains startup-notification libraries. These are useful for building a consistent manner to notify the user through the cursor that the application is loading.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-11.0 platform.

Package Information

startup-notification Dependencies


Xorg Libraries and xcb-util-0.4.0

User Notes:

Installation of startup-notification

Install startup-notification by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr --disable-static &&

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install &&
install -v -m644 -D doc/startup-notification.txt \

Command Explanations

--disable-static: This switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.


Installed Programs: None
Installed Library:
Installed Directories: /usr/include/startup-notification-1.0 and /usr/share/doc/startup-notification-0.12

Short Descriptions

provides the functions to assist applications in communicating with the cursor system to provide feedback to the user that the application is loading

Last updated on Sat Aug 28 04:55:58 2021