Introduction to Evolution

The Evolution package contains an integrated mail, calendar and address book suite designed for the GNOME environment.

本パッケージは LFS-8.3 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

Evolution Dependencies


adwaita-icon-theme-3.26.1, evolution-data-server-3.28.5, gnome-autoar-0.2.3, itstool-2.0.4, libgdata-0.17.9, shared-mime-info-1.10, and WebKitGTK+-2.20.5



clutter-gtk-1.8.4, GeoClue-2.4.11, geocode-glib-3.26.0, and libchamplain-0.12.16 (Contact Maps plugin), GTK-Doc-1.29, GtkImageView, GtkSpell3, libcryptui, libpst, libytnef,

User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/evolution

Installation of Evolution

Install Evolution by running the following commands:

mkdir build &&
cd    build &&

      -DENABLE_YTNEF=OFF          \
      -G Ninja .. &&

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

ninja install

Command Explanations

-DENABLE_LIBCRYPTUI=OFF: This switch disables the usage of libcryptui because it is not part of BLFS. Omit this switch if you have it installed and wish to use it.

-DENABLE_GTKSPELL=OFF: This switch is used to disable the gtkspell plugin because GtkSpell is not part of BLFS.

-DENABLE_PST_IMPORT=OFF: This switch is used to disable the pst-import plugin because libpst is not part of BLFS.

-DENABLE_CONTACT_MAPS=ON: Use this switch if you have installed the necessary dependencies and wish to build the Contact Maps plugin.


Installed Programs: evolution
Installed Libraries: libeabutil.so, libeabwidgets.so, libecontacteditor.so, libecontactlisteditor.so, libecontactprint.so, libedomutils.so, libemail-engine.so, libessmime.so, libevolution-addressbook-importers.so, libevolution-calendar-importers.so, libevolution-calendar.so, libevolution-mail-composer.so, libevolution-mail-formatter.so, libevolution-mail-importers.so, libevolution-mail.so, libevolution-shell.so, libevolution-smime.so, libevolution-util.so, libgnomecanvas.so, and several modules and plugins in /usr/lib/evolution/{modules,plugins}
Installed Directories: /usr/include/evolution, /usr/lib/evolution, /usr/libexec/evolution, /usr/share/evolution, /usr/share/installed-tests/evolution, /usr/share/gtk-doc/html/{evolution-mail-composer,evolution-mail-engine}, /usr/share/gtk-doc/html/{evolution-mail-formatter,evolution-shell}, /usr/share/gtk-doc/html/evolution-util, and /usr/share/help/*/evolution

Short Descriptions


is an email, calendar and address book suite for the GNOME Desktop.

最終更新日: 2018-08-31 10:48:05 +0900