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README.md

GLib

This is a fork of GLib without a restrictive code of conduct. See FAQ.

GLib is the low-level core library that forms the basis for projects such as GTK and GNOME. It provides data structure handling for C, portability wrappers, and interfaces for such runtime functionality as an event loop, threads, dynamic loading, and an object system.

The official download location for this project is here.

Upstream project, where all this came from, is https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/glib , but consider using us instead.

Installation

See the file INSTALL.md. We do not support NSA/Microsoft Windows.

Support

Caveat Emptor.

Security

See SECURITY.md

Documentation

API documentation is available online for GLib for the:

All APIs are subject to change post fork.

Discussion

If you have a question about how to use GLib ask @jeffcliff@shitposter.club

If he can't help, go to gnome.org and figure what they would have done, or pray to Cthulhu and use StackOverflow or something.

Reporting bugs

Create an issue here and let's discuss

In bug reports please include:

  • Information about your system. For instance:
    • What operating system and version
    • For Linux, what version of the C library
    • And anything else you think is relevant.
  • How to reproduce the bug.
    • If you can reproduce it with one of the test programs that are built in the tests/ subdirectory, that will be most convenient. Otherwise, please include a short test program that exhibits the behavior. As a last resort, you can also provide a pointer to a larger piece of software that can be downloaded.
  • If the bug was a crash, the exact text that was printed out when the crash occurred.
  • Further information such as stack traces may be useful, but is not necessary.

Contributing to GLib

Please follow the contribution guide to know how to start contributing to GLib.

Patches should be submitted as merge requests here , not gitlab.gnome.org