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Last change on this file since fa91d2e was 45ab6c7, checked in by Xi Ruoyao <xry111@…>, 5 months ago

more SVN prop clean up

Remove "$LastChanged$" everywhere, and also some unused $Date$

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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 recode-download-http "http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian/pool/main/r/recode/recode_3.6.orig.tar.gz">
8 <!-- <!ENTITY recode-download-ftp "ftp://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/recode/recode-&recode-version;.tar.gz"> -->
9 <!ENTITY recode-download-ftp " ">
10 <!ENTITY recode-md5sum "be3f40ad2e93dae5cd5f628264bf1877">
11 <!ENTITY recode-size "1.7 MB">
12 <!ENTITY recode-buildsize "24 MB">
13 <!ENTITY recode-time "0.1 SBU">
14]>
15
16<sect1 id="recode" xreflabel="Recode-&recode-version;">
17 <?dbhtml filename="recode.html"?>
18
19 <sect1info>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>Recode-&recode-version;</title>
24
25 <indexterm zone="recode">
26 <primary sortas="a-Recode">Recode</primary>
27 </indexterm>
28
29 <!--Required section-->
30 <sect2 role="package">
31 <title>Introduction to Recode</title>
32
33 <para>The <application>Recode</application> package contains a program for
34 converting text between character sets, and a library that exposes
35 this functionality to other applications. Note that the same functionality
36 (but with different API) is provided by <command>iconv</command>, which is
37 installed in LFS as a part of <application>Glibc</application>.</para>
38
39 <!-- This is not the case any longer. Apparently a new group has taken
40 interest in Recode and is planning future releases. See:
41 http://recode.progiciels-bpi.ca/
42 <note>
43 <para>The <application>Recode</application> package is no longer
44 maintained upstream. Wishlist bugs such as
45 <ulink url="http://bugs.debian.org/94966"/> will never be fixed.</para>
46 </note>
47 -->
48
49 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
50 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
51 <listitem>
52 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&recode-download-http;"/></para>
53 </listitem>
54 <listitem>
55 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&recode-download-ftp;"/></para>
56 </listitem>
57 <listitem>
58 <para>Download MD5 sum: &recode-md5sum;</para>
59 </listitem>
60 <listitem>
61 <para>Download size: &recode-size;</para>
62 </listitem>
63 <listitem>
64 <para>Estimated disk space required: &recode-buildsize;</para>
65 </listitem>
66 <listitem>
67 <para>Estimated build time: &recode-time;</para>
68 </listitem>
69 </itemizedlist>
70
71 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Additional Downloads</bridgehead>
72 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
73 <listitem>
74 <para>Required patch: <ulink
75 url="&patch-root;/recode-&recode-version;-fixes-2.patch"/></para>
76 </listitem>
77 </itemizedlist>
78
79 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Recode Dependencies</bridgehead>
80
81 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
82 <para role="optional"><xref linkend="python2"/>
83 (for the <quote>bigauto</quote> test) and
84 <ulink url="http://dmalloc.com/">Dmalloc</ulink></para>
85
86 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
87 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/recode"/></para>
88
89 </sect2>
90
91 <sect2 role="installation">
92 <title>Installation of Recode</title>
93
94 <para>Install <application>Recode</application> by running the following
95 commands:</para>
96
97<screen><userinput>patch -Np1 -i ../recode-&recode-version;-fixes-2.patch &amp;&amp;
98./configure --prefix=/usr --without-included-gettext &amp;&amp;
99make</userinput></screen>
100
101 <para>To test the results, issue: <command>make check</command>. The
102 testsuite will warn about the <quote>bigauto</quote> test being
103 skipped. The editors did not attempt to run this test to the end, because
104 it uses obsolete Python constructions.</para>
105
106 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
107
108<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
109
110 </sect2>
111
112 <sect2 role="commands">
113 <title>Command Explanations</title>
114
115 <para><parameter>--without-included-gettext</parameter>: This parameter
116 forces the use of <function>gettext</function> implementation provided
117 by <application>Glibc</application> instead of the very old internal copy.
118 The internal copy produces incorrect output in UTF-8 locales.</para>
119
120 </sect2>
121
122 <sect2 role="content">
123 <title>Contents</title>
124
125 <segmentedlist>
126 <segtitle>Installed Program</segtitle>
127 <segtitle>Installed Library</segtitle>
128 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
129
130 <seglistitem>
131 <seg>recode</seg>
132 <seg>librecode.{so,a}</seg>
133 <seg>None</seg>
134 </seglistitem>
135 </segmentedlist>
136
137 <variablelist>
138 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
139 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
140 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
141
142 <varlistentry id="recode-prog">
143 <term><command>recode</command></term>
144 <listitem>
145 <para>converts text between character sets.</para>
146 <indexterm zone="recode recode-prog">
147 <primary sortas="b-recode">recode</primary>
148 </indexterm>
149 </listitem>
150 </varlistentry>
151
152 <varlistentry id="librecode">
153 <term><filename class='libraryfile'>librecode.{so,a}</filename></term>
154 <listitem>
155 <para>contains functions for character set conversion.</para>
156 <indexterm zone="recode librecode">
157 <primary sortas="c-librecode">librecode.{so,a}</primary>
158 </indexterm>
159 </listitem>
160 </varlistentry>
161
162 </variablelist>
163
164 </sect2>
165
166</sect1>
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