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Last change on this file since e8cd4d3 was e8cd4d3, checked in by Randy McMurchy <randy@…>, 17 years ago

Added instructions to Lynx to correct improper ownerships

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.3//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.3/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7 <!ENTITY lynx-download-http "http://lynx.isc.org/release/lynx&lynx-version;.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY lynx-download-ftp "ftp://lynx.isc.org/lynx&lynx-version;/lynx&lynx-version;.tar.bz2">
9 <!ENTITY lynx-size "2.2 MB">
10 <!ENTITY lynx-buildsize "21 MB">
11 <!ENTITY lynx-time "0.45 SBU">
12]>
13
14<sect1 id="lynx" xreflabel="Lynx-&lynx-version;">
15<sect1info>
16<othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
17<date>$Date$</date>
18</sect1info>
19<?dbhtml filename="lynx.html"?>
20<title>Lynx-&lynx-version;</title>
21
22<sect2>
23<title>Introduction to <application>Lynx</application></title>
24
25<para><application>Lynx</application> is a text based web browser.</para>
26
27<sect3><title>Package information</title>
28<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
29<listitem><para>Download (HTTP): <ulink
30url="&lynx-download-http;"/></para></listitem>
31<listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink
32url="&lynx-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
33<listitem><para>Download size: &lynx-size;</para></listitem>
34<listitem><para>Estimated Disk space required:
35&lynx-buildsize;</para></listitem>
36<listitem><para>Estimated build time:
37&lynx-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
38</sect3>
39
40<sect3><title><application>Lynx</application> dependencies</title>
41<sect4><title>Optional</title>
42<para><xref linkend="openssl"/> or
43<ulink url="http://www.gnu.org/software/gnutls/">GnuTLS</ulink> (which
44needs <ulink
45url="ftp://ftp.gnupg.org/gcrypt/alpha/libgpg-error/">libgpg-error</ulink>,
46<ulink url="ftp://ftp.gnupg.org/gcrypt/libgcrypt/">libgcrypt</ulink> and
47<ulink
48url="ftp://ftp.gnupg.org/gcrypt/alpha/gnutls/opencdk/">opencdk</ulink>,
49in that order), <ulink url="../server/mail.html">MTA</ulink>,
50<xref linkend="zip"/> and <xref linkend="unzip"/>
51</para></sect4>
52</sect3>
53
54</sect2>
55
56<sect2>
57<title>Installation of <application>Lynx</application></title>
58
59<para>Install <application>Lynx</application> by running the following commands:
60</para>
61
62<screen><userinput><command>./configure --prefix=/usr --libdir=/etc \
63 --with-zlib --with-bzlib &amp;&amp;
64make &amp;&amp;
65make install &amp;&amp;
66make docdir=/usr/share/doc/lynx-&lynx-version;/lynx_doc \
67 helpdir=/usr/share/doc/lynx-&lynx-version;/lynx_help install-doc &amp;&amp;
68make docdir=/usr/share/doc/lynx-&lynx-version;/lynx_doc \
69 helpdir=/usr/share/doc/lynx-&lynx-version;/lynx_help install-help &amp;&amp;
70chgrp -R root /usr/share/doc/lynx/2.8.5/lynx_doc</command></userinput></screen>
71
72</sect2>
73
74<sect2>
75<title>Command explanations</title>
76
77<para><parameter>--libdir=/etc</parameter>: For some reason, the
78<command>configure</command> and <command>make</command> routine for
79<application>Lynx</application> uses libdir as the prefix for the
80configuration file. This is set to <filename class="directory">/etc</filename>
81so that the system wide configuration file is
82<filename>/etc/lynx.cfg</filename>.</para>
83
84<para><option>--with-zlib</option>: This enables support for
85linking <application>libz</application> into
86<application>Lynx</application>.</para>
87
88<para><option>--with-bzlib</option>: This enables support for
89linking <application>libbz2</application> into
90<application>Lynx</application>.</para>
91
92<para><parameter>docdir=... helpdir=...</parameter>: These
93variables are set to avoid getting the help and documentation files installed
94under <filename class="directory">/etc</filename>.</para>
95
96<para><option>--with-ssl</option>: This enables support for
97linking <acronym>SSL</acronym> into <application>Lynx</application>.</para>
98
99<para><option>--with-gnutls</option>: This enables support for
100linking <application>Gnu<acronym>TLS</acronym></application> into
101<application>Lynx</application>.</para>
102
103<para><command>chgrp -R root /usr/share/doc/lynx/2.8.5/lynx_doc</command>:
104This command corrects the improper group ownership of installed documentation
105files caused if <application>Lynx</application> is built by any user other
106than root.</para>
107
108</sect2>
109
110<sect2>
111<title>Configuring <application>Lynx</application></title>
112
113<sect3><title>Config files</title>
114<para><filename>/etc/lynx.cfg</filename></para>
115</sect3>
116
117<sect3><title>Configuration Information</title>
118
119<para>Various settings such as proxies can be set in the system-wide
120<filename>lynx.cfg</filename> file found in
121<filename class="directory">/etc</filename>.</para>
122</sect3>
123
124</sect2>
125
126<sect2>
127<title>Contents</title>
128
129<para>The <application>Lynx</application> package contains
130<command>lynx</command>.</para>
131
132</sect2>
133
134<sect2><title>Description</title>
135
136<sect3><title>lynx</title>
137<para><command>lynx</command> is a general purpose, text-based, distributed
138information browser for the World Wide Web.</para></sect3>
139
140</sect2>
141
142</sect1>
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