Desktop packages for bindings development

Packages of the bindings (afb-binding) exist for common desktop linux distributions.

  • Fedora
  • Ubuntu
  • Debian
  • Suse

Installing the development package allows to write bindings that runs on the desktop computer of the developer.

It is very convenient to quickly write and debug a binding.

Retrieving compiling option with pkg-config

It is provided a configuration file for pkg-config. Typing the command

pkg-config --cflags afb-binding

Print flags use for compilation:

$ pkg-config --cflags afb-binding
-I/opt/local/include -I/usr/include/json-c

For linking, you should use

$ pkg-config --libs afb-binding

It automatically includes the dependency to json-c. This is activated through Requires keyword in pkg-config.