6.51. Gperf-3.0.4

Gperf generates a perfect hash function from a key set.

Approximate build time: less than 0.1 SBU
Required disk space: 5.5 MB

6.51.1. Installation of Gperf

Prepare Gperf for compilation:

./configure --prefix=/usr --docdir=/usr/share/doc/gperf-3.0.4

Compile the package:


To test the results, issue:

make check

Install the package:

make install

6.51.2. Contents of Gperf

Installed program: gperf

Short Descriptions


Generates a perfect hash from a key set