Core application library for C

Current version

glib requires the following formulae to be installed:
xz 5.2.3 General-purpose data compression with high compression ratio
pkg-config 0.29.2 Manage compile and link flags for libraries
autoconf 2.69 Automatic configure script builder
automake 1.15.1 Tool for generating GNU Standards-compliant Makefiles
libtool 2.4.6_1 Generic library support script
gettext GNU internationalization (i18n) and localization (l10n) library
libffi 3.2.1 Portable Foreign Function Interface library
pcre 8.41 Perl compatible regular expressions library

Reverse dependencies

The following formulae require glib to be installed:
ifuse 1.1.3 FUSE module for iPhone and iPod Touch devices
sshfs 2.8 File system client based on SSH File Transfer Protocol
wdfs 1.4.2 Webdav file system
curlftpfs 0.9.2
wmctrl 1.07 UNIX/Linux command-line tool to interact with an EWMH/NetWM
curlftpfs 0.9.2
libcroco 0.6.12 CSS parsing and manipulation toolkit for GNOME
pygtk 2.24.0_1 GTK+ bindings for Python
rrdtool 1.7.0 Round Robin Database
ufraw 0.22_2 Unidentified Flying RAW: RAW image processing utility
pidgin 2.12.0 Multi-protocol chat client
libmpd 11.8.17 Higher level access to MPD functions
gconf 3.2.6_1 System for storing user application preferences
glyr 1.0.10 Music related metadata search engine with command-line interface and C API
gpsim 0.30.0 Simulator for Microchip's PIC microcontrollers
gts 0.7.6 GNU triangulated surface library
mdbtools 0.7.1_1 Tools to facilitate the use of Microsoft Access databases
rdup 1.1.15 Utility to create a file list suitable for making backups
sdcv 0.5.2 StarDict Console Version
jnettop 0.13.0 View hosts/ports taking up the most network traffic
cf4ocl 2.1.0 C Framework for OpenCL
dopewars 1.5.12 Free rewrite of a game originally based on "Drug Wars"
pms 0.42 Practical Music Search, an ncurses-based MPD client
wmctrl 1.07 UNIX/Linux command-line tool to interact with an EWMH/NetWM
wv2 0.4.2 Programs for accessing Microsoft Word documents
openslide 3.4.1_3 C library to read whole-slide images (a.k.a. virtual slides)
loudmouth 1.5.3 Lightweight C library for the Jabber protocol
valabind 1.4.0 Vala bindings for radare, reverse engineering framework
skktools 1.3.3 SKK dictionary maintenance tools
fs-uae 2.8.3 Amiga emulator
mydumper 0.9.1 How MySQL DBA & support engineer would imagine 'mysqldump' ;-)
utimer 0.4 Multifunction timer tool
libgda 5.2.4_2 Provides unified data access to the GNOME project
midgard2 12.09_1 Generic content repository for web and desktop applications
profanity 0.5.1 Console based XMPP client
genewise 2.4.1_1 Aligns proteins or protein HMMs to DNA
pspp 1.0.1 Statistical analysis of sampled data (FOSS SPSS clone)
sigrok-cli 0.7.0 Command-line client for sigrok
bitlbee 3.5.1 IRC to other chat networks gateway
clutter-gtk 1.8.4 GTK+ integration library for Clutter
cpansearch 0.2 CPAN module search written in C
gupnp 1.0.2 Framework for creating UPnP devices and control points
json-glib 1.2.8 Library for JSON, based on GLib
libinfinity 0.6.8 GObject-based C implementation of the Infinote protocol
libnice 0.1.14 GLib ICE implementation
libpeas 1.22.0 GObject plugin library
librest 0.8.1 Library to access RESTful web services
libsecret 0.18.5_1 Library for storing/retrieving passwords and other secrets
mdk 1.2.9_2 GNU MIX development kit
minbif 1.0.5-20150505_1 IRC-to-other-IM-networks gateway using Pidgin library
redshift 1.11 Adjust color temperature of your screen according to your surroundings
sary 1.2.0 Suffix array library
desktop-file-utils 0.23 Command-line utilities for working with desktop entries
cattle 1.2.2 Brainfuck language toolkit
ncmpc 0.29 Curses Music Player Daemon (MPD) client
libgsf 1.14.42 I/O abstraction library for dealing with structured file formats
liblqr 0.4.2 C/C++ seam carving library
efl 1.20.6 Enlightenment Foundation Libraries
midnight-commander 4.8.20 Terminal-based visual file manager
gstreamer 1.12.4 Development framework for multimedia applications
gedit 3.22.1_2 The GNOME text editor
yaf 2.9.3 Yet another flowmeter: processes packet data from pcap(3)
libgit2-glib 0.26.2 Glib wrapper library around libgit2 git access library
silk 3.16.0 Collection of traffic analysis tools
notmuch 0.26 Thread-based email index, search, and tagging
lcm 1.3.1 Libraries and tools for message passing and data marshalling
pygobject3 3.26.1 GNOME Python bindings (based on GObject Introspection)
freeciv 2.5.10 Free and Open Source empire-building strategy game
mcabber 1.1.0 Console Jabber client
dbus-glib 0.110 GLib bindings for the D-Bus message bus system
libhttpseverywhere 0.8.0 Bring HTTPSEverywhere to desktop apps
mu 1.0 Tool for searching e-mail messages stored in the maildir-format
fribidi 1.0.1 Implementation of the Unicode BiDi algorithm
librsvg 2.42.2 Library to render SVG files using Cairo
gexiv2 0.10.8 GObject wrapper around the Exiv2 photo metadata library
vips 8.6.2 Image processing library
gegl 0.3.28 Graph based image processing framework
groonga 8.0.0 Fulltext search engine and column store
libgtop 2.38.0 Library for portably obtaining information about processes
gpredict 2.2.1 Real-time satellite tracking/prediction application
qemu 2.11.1 x86 and PowerPC Emulator
gtk+3 3.22.28 Toolkit for creating graphical user interfaces
vala 0.38.8 Compiler for the GObject type system
libical 3.0.2 Implementation of iCalendar protocols and data formats

Recent formula history

ilovezfs glib 2.54.3
Tom Schoonjans glib 2.54.2
ilovezfs Use “squiggly” heredocs.
Tom Schoonjans glib 2.54.1
Tom Schoonjans glib 2.54.0

Formula code at GitHub