sane-config man page

sane-config — get information about the installed version of libsane

Synopsis

sane-config [--prefix] [--exec-prefix] [--libs] [--cflags] [--ldflags] [--version] [--help [OPTION]]

Description

sane-config is a tool that is used to determine the compiler and linker flags that should be used to compile and link SANE frontends to a SANE backend library (libsane).

Options

sane-config accepts the following options (you can't use more than one option at the same time):

--version
Print the currently installed version of libsane on the standard output.
--help OPTION
Print a short usage message. If OPTION is specified, help for that option (e.g. --libs) is printed (if available).
--libs
Print the additional libraries that are necessary to link a SANE frontend to libsane.
--ldflags
Print the linker flags that are necessary to link a SANE frontend to libsane.
--cflags
Print the compiler flags that are necessary to compile a SANE frontend.
--prefix
Print the prefix used during compilation of libsane.
--exec-prefix
Print the exec-prefix used during compilation of libsane.

See Also

sane(7)

Author

This manual page was written by Julien BLACHE <jblache@debian.org>, for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).

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