Magick-config(1) get information about the installed version of ImageMagick


Magick-config [--cflags] [--cppflags] [--exec-prefix] [--ldflags] [--libs] [--prefix] [--version]


Magick-config prints the compiler and linker flags required to compile and link programs that use the ImageMagick Application Programmer Interface.


To print the version of the installed distribution of ImageMagick, use:

  Magick-config --version

   To compile a program that calls the ImageMagick Application Programmer Interface, use:

  cc `Magick-config --cflags --cppflags --ldflags --libs` program.c


Print the compiler flags that were used to compile libMagick.
Print the preprocessor flags that are needed to find the ImageMagick C include files and defines to ensure that the ImageMagick data structures match between your program and the installed libraries.
Print the directory under which target specific binaries and executables are installed.
Print the linker flags that are needed to link with the ImageMagick library.
Print the linker flags that are needed to link a program with libMagick.
Print the version of the ImageMagick distribution to standard output.


John Cristy, ImageMagick Studio LLC