freesteam-config man page

freesteam-config — Output configuration data for freesteam


Usage: freesteam-config [--help,...]

--version show program's version number and exit
-h, --help show this help message and exit
--libs show linker flags (for freesteam libraries)
--cppflags show C pre-processor flags (for freesteam header files)


freesteam-config can be used when building packages that depend on freesteam, ensuring that you are using the correct C preprocessor or library linking flags for the particular system you're on.

freesteam is steam properties library that allows you to calculate the properties of water and steam over a wide range or pressures and temperatures. For more information see the freesteam website at



freesteam April 21, 2007