Guile-Gnome is a Guile wrapper collection for the following GNOME core libraries:

Guile-Gnome brings the power of Guile Scheme to your graphical application, providing a comprehensive environment for developing modern applications:

(cons 'guile 'gnome)


Guile-Gnome also has a Guile wrapper for the ultra-hip GNOME Clutter library, here.

Latest News

08 December 2015

Guile-Gnome 2.16.4 is out, see download.

Changes from 2.16.3

This release fixes a serious bug, leading to a runtime error for Guile-Gnome built against Gcc >= 5.0.

  • glib/gnome/gobject/gclosure.c: gcc_please_look_the_other_way must be declared volatile.

See Guile-Gnome's git summary and git log for further details.

This and older news are available here.


Guile-Gnome also has a GNU Savannah project page.


Guile-Gnome is a free software, distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License GPL v2 or higher. You must be aware there is no warranty whatsoever for Guile-Gnome. This is described in full in the licenses.