Introduction to Mutter

Mutter is the window manager for GNOME. It is not invoked directly, but from GNOME Session (on a machine with a hardware accelerated video driver).

本パッケージは LFS-10.0 において正しくビルドでき動作することが確認されています。

Package Information

Mutter Dependencies


gnome-desktop-3.36.5, gnome-settings-daemon-3.36.1, graphene-1.10.2, libcanberra-0.30, libwacom-1.4.1, libxkbcommon-0.10.0, pipewire-0.3.9, UPower-0.99.11, and Zenity-3.32.0


Recommended (Required to build the Wayland compositor)

Recommended (Runtime)

User Notes:

Installation of Mutter

Install Mutter by running the following commands:

mkdir build &&
cd    build &&

meson --prefix=/usr -Dprofiler=false .. &&

To test the results, issue: ninja test. The tests require an active X session to run correctly. Some (18 of 92) tests require a wayland based session.

Now, as the root user:

ninja install


Installed Programs: mutter
Installed Libraries:
Installed Directories: /usr/{lib,include,libexec/installed-tests,share/{installed-tests}}/mutter-6

Short Descriptions


is a Clutter based compositing GTK+ Window Manager.

contains the Mutter API functions.

最終更新日: 2020-08-21 05:45:48 +0900