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Clean up III. General Libraries and Utilities

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.5//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.5/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7 <!ENTITY DeviceKit-download-http "http://hal.freedesktop.org/releases/DeviceKit-&DeviceKit-version;.tar.gz">
8 <!ENTITY DeviceKit-download-ftp " ">
9 <!ENTITY DeviceKit-md5sum "8b311547f4a2c8c6b6598e3318d66cd7">
10 <!ENTITY DeviceKit-size "375 KB">
11 <!ENTITY DeviceKit-buildsize "3 MB">
12 <!ENTITY DeviceKit-time "0.1 SBU">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="DeviceKit" xreflabel="DeviceKit-&DeviceKit-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="DeviceKit.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>DeviceKit-&DeviceKit-version;</title>
24
25 <indexterm zone="DeviceKit">
26 <primary sortas="a-DeviceKit">DeviceKit</primary>
27 </indexterm>
28
29 <sect2 role="package">
30 <title>Introduction to DeviceKit</title>
31
32 <para>The <application>DeviceKit</application> is a modular HAL designed for
33 use in Linux systems that is designed to simplify device management and
34 replace the current monolithic Linux <application>HAL</application>.
35 DeviceKit includes the ability to enumerate system devices and send
36 notifications when hardware is added or removed from the computer
37 system.</para>
38
39 &lfs65_checked;
40
41 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
42 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
43 <listitem>
44 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&DeviceKit-download-http;"/></para>
45 </listitem>
46 <listitem>
47 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&DeviceKit-download-ftp;"/></para>
48 </listitem>
49 <listitem>
50 <para>Download MD5 sum: &DeviceKit-md5sum;</para>
51 </listitem>
52 <listitem>
53 <para>Download size: &DeviceKit-size;</para>
54 </listitem>
55 <listitem>
56 <para>Estimated disk space required: &DeviceKit-buildsize;</para>
57 </listitem>
58 <listitem>
59 <para>Estimated build time: &DeviceKit-time;</para>
60 </listitem>
61 </itemizedlist>
62
63 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">DeviceKit Dependencies</bridgehead>
64
65 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
66 <para role="required"><xref linkend="dbus-glib"/> and
67 <xref linkend="docbook-xsl"/></para>
68
69 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
70 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/DeviceKit"/></para>
71
72 </sect2>
73
74 <sect2 role="installation">
75 <title>Installation of DeviceKit</title>
76
77 <para>Install <application>DeviceKit</application> by running the following
78 commands:</para>
79
80<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr \
81 --sysconfdir=/etc \
82 --localstatedir=/var \
83 --libexecdir=/usr/lib/DeviceKit &amp;&amp;
84make</userinput></screen>
85
86 <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
87
88 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
89
90<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
91
92 </sect2>
93
94 <sect2 role="content">
95 <title>Contents</title>
96
97 <segmentedlist>
98 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
99 <segtitle>Installed Library</segtitle>
100 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
101
102 <seglistitem>
103 <seg>devkit and devkit-daemon</seg>
104 <seg>libdevkit-gobject.{so,a}</seg>
105 <seg>/usr/{include/DeviceKit/devkit-gobject,lib/DeviceKit},
106 /var/run/devkit</seg>
107 </seglistitem>
108 </segmentedlist>
109
110 <variablelist>
111 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
112 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
113 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
114
115 <varlistentry id="devkit">
116 <term><command>devkit</command></term>
117 <listitem>
118 <para>is a simple command line client for the
119 <application>DeviceKit</application> daemon.</para>
120 <indexterm zone="DeviceKit devkit">
121 <primary sortas="b-devkit">devkit</primary>
122 </indexterm>
123 </listitem>
124 </varlistentry>
125
126 <varlistentry id="devkit-daemon">
127 <term><command>devkit-daemon</command></term>
128 <listitem>
129 <para>provides the org.freedesktop.DeviceKit service on the system
130 message bus.</para>
131 <indexterm zone="DeviceKit devkit-daemon">
132 <primary sortas="b-devkit-daemon">devkit-daemon</primary>
133 </indexterm>
134 </listitem>
135 </varlistentry>
136
137 <varlistentry id="libdevkit-gobject">
138 <term><filename class='libraryfile'>libdevkit-gobject.{so,a}</filename></term>
139 <listitem>
140 <para>contains the <application>DeviceKit</application> API
141 functions.</para>
142 <indexterm zone="DeviceKit libdevkit-gobject">
143 <primary sortas="c-libdevkit-gobject">libdevkit-gobject.{so,a}</primary>
144 </indexterm>
145 </listitem>
146 </varlistentry>
147
148 </variablelist>
149
150 </sect2>
151
152</sect1>
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