Introduction to libcloudproviders

The libcloudproviders package contains a library which provides a DBus API that allows cloud storage sync clients to expose their services.



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Package Information

libcloudproviders Dependencies


gobject-introspection-1.74.0 and Vala-0.56.3



User Notes:

Installation of libcloudproviders

Install libcloudproviders by running the following commands:

mkdir build &&
cd    build &&

meson --prefix=/usr --buildtype=release .. &&

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

ninja install

Command Explanations

--buildtype=release: Specify a buildtype suitable for stable releases of the package, as the default may produce unoptimized binaries.

-Denable-gtk-doc: Use this switch if you have GTK-Doc-1.33.2 installed and wish to generate the API documentation.


Installed Programs: None
Installed Libraries:
Installed Directories: /usr/include/cloudproviders

Short Descriptions

contains functions that provide a DBus API to allow cloud storage sync clients to expose their services