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GNOME Organisation - Part 8.

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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 libosinfo-download-http
8 "https://fedorahosted.org/releases/l/i/libosinfo/libosinfo-&libosinfo-version;.tar.gz">
9 <!ENTITY libosinfo-download-ftp " ">
10 <!ENTITY libosinfo-md5sum "2af9ba79b3f202032be45d2e6ed7b6e1">
11 <!ENTITY libosinfo-size "964 KB">
12 <!ENTITY libosinfo-buildsize "15 MB">
13 <!ENTITY libosinfo-time "0.2 SBU">
14]>
15
16<sect1 id="libosinfo" xreflabel="libosinfo-&libosinfo-version;">
17 <?dbhtml filename="libosinfo.html"?>
18
19 <sect1info>
20 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
21 <date>$Date$</date>
22 </sect1info>
23
24 <title>libosinfo-&libosinfo-version;</title>
25
26 <indexterm zone="libosinfo">
27 <primary sortas="a-libosinfo">libosinfo</primary>
28 </indexterm>
29
30 <sect2 role="package">
31 <title>Introduction to libosinfo</title>
32
33 <para>
34 The <application>libosinfo</application> package is a GObject
35 based library for managing information about operating systems,
36 hypervisors and the (virtual) hardware devices they can support.
37 </para>
38
39 &lfs70_checked;
40
41 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
42 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
43 <listitem>
44 <para>
45 Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&libosinfo-download-http;"/>
46 </para>
47 </listitem>
48 <listitem>
49 <para>
50 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&libosinfo-download-ftp;"/>
51 </para>
52 </listitem>
53 <listitem>
54 <para>
55 Download MD5 sum: &libosinfo-md5sum;
56 </para>
57 </listitem>
58 <listitem>
59 <para>
60 Download size: &libosinfo-size;
61 </para>
62 </listitem>
63 <listitem>
64 <para>
65 Estimated disk space required: &libosinfo-buildsize;
66 </para>
67 </listitem>
68 <listitem>
69 <para>
70 Estimated build time: &libosinfo-time;
71 </para>
72 </listitem>
73 </itemizedlist>
74
75 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">libosinfo Dependencies</bridgehead>
76
77 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
78 <para role="required">
79 <xref linkend="libsoup"/> (built with GNOME components).
80 </para>
81
82 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
83 <para role="recommended">
84 <xref linkend="gobject-introspection"/> and
85 <xref linkend="vala"/>
86 </para>
87
88 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
89 <para role="optional">
90 <xref linkend="check"/> (required for the test suite) and
91 <xref linkend="gtk-doc"/>
92 </para>
93
94 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">
95 User Notes: <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/libosinfo"/>
96 </para>
97 </sect2>
98
99 <sect2 role="installation">
100 <title>Installation of libosinfo</title>
101
102 <para>
103 Install <application>libosinfo</application> by running the following
104 commands:
105 </para>
106
107<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr \
108 --enable-vala \
109 --disable-static &amp;&amp;
110make</userinput></screen>
111
112 <para>
113 To test the results, issue: <command>make check</command>.
114 </para>
115
116 <para>
117 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
118 </para>
119
120<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
121 </sect2>
122
123 <sect2 role="commands">
124 <title>Command Explanations</title>
125
126 <para>
127 <option>--enable-vala</option>: This option enables
128 building of the Vala bindings. Remove if you don't have
129 <xref linkend="vala"/> installed.
130 </para>
131
132 <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude"
133 href="../../xincludes/static-libraries.xml"/>
134
135 <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude"
136 href="../../xincludes/gtk-doc-rebuild.xml"/>
137
138 </sect2>
139
140 <sect2 role="content">
141 <title>Contents</title>
142
143 <segmentedlist>
144 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
145 <segtitle>Installed Library</segtitle>
146 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
147
148 <seglistitem>
149 <seg>
150 osinfo-db-validate, osinfo-detect and osinfo-query
151 </seg>
152 <seg>
153 libosinfo-1.0.so
154 </seg>
155 <seg>
156 /usr/include/libosinfo-1.0,
157 /usr/share/gtk-doc/html/Libosinfo and
158 /usr/share/libosinfo
159 </seg>
160 </seglistitem>
161 </segmentedlist>
162
163 <variablelist>
164 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
165 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
166 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
167
168 <varlistentry id="osinfo-db-validate">
169 <term><command>osinfo-db-validate</command></term>
170 <listitem>
171 <para>
172 is used to check if all XML files comply with
173 the libosinfo schema.
174 </para>
175 <indexterm zone="libosinfo osinfo-db-validate">
176 <primary sortas="b-osinfo-db-validate">osinfo-db-validate</primary>
177 </indexterm>
178 </listitem>
179 </varlistentry>
180
181 <varlistentry id="osinfo-detect">
182 <term><command>osinfo-detect</command></term>
183 <listitem>
184 <para>
185 is used to examine the "PATH" or "URI" to
186 determine what (if any) operating system it
187 is for, and whether it is installable or is
188 a Live image.
189 </para>
190 <indexterm zone="libosinfo osinfo-detect">
191 <primary sortas="b-osinfo-detect">osinfo-detect</primary>
192 </indexterm>
193 </listitem>
194 </varlistentry>
195
196 <varlistentry id="osinfo-query">
197 <term><command>osinfo-query</command></term>
198 <listitem>
199 <para>
200 is used to extract information from the database.
201 </para>
202 <indexterm zone="libosinfo osinfo-query">
203 <primary sortas="b-osinfo-query">osinfo-query</primary>
204 </indexterm>
205 </listitem>
206 </varlistentry>
207
208 <varlistentry id="libosinfo-1.0">
209 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libosinfo-1.0.so</filename></term>
210 <listitem>
211 <para>
212 contains the libosinfo API functions.
213 </para>
214 <indexterm zone="libosinfo libosinfo-1.0">
215 <primary sortas="c-libosinfo-1.0">libosinfo-1.0.so</primary>
216 </indexterm>
217 </listitem>
218 </varlistentry>
219
220 </variablelist>
221
222 </sect2>
223
224</sect1>
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