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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 icu-download-http
8 "http://download.icu-project.org/files/icu4c/&icu-version;/icu4c-&icu-dl-version;-src.tgz">
9 <!ENTITY icu-download-ftp " ">
10 <!ENTITY icu-md5sum "3d164a2d1bcebd1464c6160ebb8315ef">
11 <!ENTITY icu-size "22 MB">
12 <!ENTITY icu-buildsize "329 MB (add 32 MB for tests)">
13 <!ENTITY icu-time "1.2 SBU (add 1.3 SBU for tests)">
14]>
15
16<sect1 id="icu" xreflabel="ICU-&icu-version;">
17 <?dbhtml filename="icu.html"?>
18
19 <sect1info>
20 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
21 <date>$Date$</date>
22 </sect1info>
23
24 <title>ICU-&icu-version;</title>
25
26 <indexterm zone="icu">
27 <primary sortas="a-ICU">ICU</primary>
28 </indexterm>
29
30 <sect2 role="package">
31 <title>Introduction to ICU</title>
32
33 <para>
34 The <application>International Components for Unicode</application> (ICU)
35 package is a mature, widely used set of C/C++ libraries providing Unicode
36 and Globalization support for software applications.
37 <application>ICU</application> is widely portable and gives applications
38 the same results on all platforms.
39 </para>
40
41 &lfs81_checked;
42
43 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
44 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
45 <listitem>
46 <para>
47 Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&icu-download-http;"/>
48 </para>
49 </listitem>
50 <listitem>
51 <para>
52 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&icu-download-ftp;"/>
53 </para>
54 </listitem>
55 <listitem>
56 <para>
57 Download MD5 sum: &icu-md5sum;
58 </para>
59 </listitem>
60 <listitem>
61 <para>
62 Download size: &icu-size;
63 </para>
64 </listitem>
65 <listitem>
66 <para>
67 Estimated disk space required: &icu-buildsize;
68 </para>
69 </listitem>
70 <listitem>
71 <para>
72 Estimated build time: &icu-time;
73 </para>
74 </listitem>
75 </itemizedlist>
76<!--
77 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Additional Downloads</bridgehead>
78 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
79 <listitem>
80 <para>
81 Required patch:
82 <ulink url="&patch-root;/icu4c-&icu-version;-fix_enumeration-1.patch"/>
83 </para>
84 </listitem>
85 </itemizedlist>
86-->
87 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">ICU Dependencies</bridgehead>
88
89 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
90 <para role="optional">
91 <xref linkend="llvm"/> (with Clang), and
92 <xref linkend="doxygen"/> (for documentation)
93 </para>
94
95 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">
96 User Notes: <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/icu"/>
97 </para>
98 </sect2>
99
100 <sect2 role="installation">
101 <title>Installation of ICU</title>
102<!--
103 <para>
104 First, fix a regression in version 58.1:
105 </para>
106
107<screen><userinput>patch -p1 -i ../icu4c-&icu-version;-fix_enumeration-1.patch</userinput></screen>
108-->
109 <para>
110 Install <application>ICU</application> by running the following commands:
111 </para>
112
113<screen><userinput>cd source &amp;&amp;
114
115./configure --prefix=/usr &amp;&amp;
116make</userinput></screen>
117
118 <para>
119 To test the results, issue: <command>make check</command>.
120 </para>
121
122 <para>
123 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
124 </para>
125
126<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
127 </sect2>
128
129 <sect2 role="content">
130 <title>Contents</title>
131
132 <segmentedlist>
133 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
134 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
135 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
136
137 <seglistitem>
138 <seg>
139 derb, escapesrc, genbrk, genccode, gencfu, gencmn, gencnval,
140 gendict, gennorm2,
141 genrb, gensprep, icu-config, icuinfo, icupkg, makeconv, pkgdata, and
142 uconv
143 </seg>
144 <seg>
145 libicudata.so, libicui18n.so, libicuio.so,
146 libicutest.so, libicutu.so, and libicuuc.so
147 </seg>
148 <seg>
149 /usr/include/unicode,
150 /usr/lib/icu, and
151 /usr/share/icu
152 </seg>
153 </seglistitem>
154 </segmentedlist>
155
156 <variablelist>
157 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
158 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
159 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
160
161 <varlistentry id="derb">
162 <term><command>derb</command></term>
163 <listitem>
164 <para>
165 disassembles a resource bundle.
166 </para>
167 <indexterm zone="icu derb">
168 <primary sortas="b-derb">derb</primary>
169 </indexterm>
170 </listitem>
171 </varlistentry>
172
173 <varlistentry id="escapesrc">
174 <term><command>escapesrc</command></term>
175 <listitem>
176 <para>
177 converts <quote>\u</quote> escaped characters into unicode
178 characters.
179 </para>
180 <indexterm zone="icu escapesrc">
181 <primary sortas="b-escapesrc">escapesrc</primary>
182 </indexterm>
183 </listitem>
184 </varlistentry>
185
186 <varlistentry id="genbrk">
187 <term><command>genbrk</command></term>
188 <listitem>
189 <para>
190 compiles ICU break iteration rules source files into binary data
191 files.
192 </para>
193 <indexterm zone="icu genbrk">
194 <primary sortas="b-genbrk">genbrk</primary>
195 </indexterm>
196 </listitem>
197 </varlistentry>
198
199 <varlistentry id="genccode">
200 <term><command>genccode</command></term>
201 <listitem>
202 <para>
203 generates C or platform specific assembly code from an ICU data
204 file.
205 </para>
206 <indexterm zone="icu genccode">
207 <primary sortas="b-genccode">genccode</primary>
208 </indexterm>
209 </listitem>
210 </varlistentry>
211
212 <varlistentry id="gencfu">
213 <term><command>gencfu</command></term>
214 <listitem>
215 <para>
216 reads in Unicode confusable character definitions and writes out the
217 binary data.
218 </para>
219 <indexterm zone="icu gencfu">
220 <primary sortas="b-gencfu">gencfu</primary>
221 </indexterm>
222 </listitem>
223 </varlistentry>
224
225 <varlistentry id="gencmn">
226 <term><command>gencmn</command></term>
227 <listitem>
228 <para>
229 generates an ICU memory-mappable data file.
230 </para>
231 <indexterm zone="icu gencmn">
232 <primary sortas="b-gencmn">gencmn</primary>
233 </indexterm>
234 </listitem>
235 </varlistentry>
236
237 <varlistentry id="gencnval">
238 <term><command>gencnval</command></term>
239 <listitem>
240 <para>
241 compiles the converter's aliases file.
242 </para>
243 <indexterm zone="icu gencnval">
244 <primary sortas="b-gencnval">gencnval</primary>
245 </indexterm>
246 </listitem>
247 </varlistentry>
248
249 <varlistentry id="gendict">
250 <term><command>gendict</command></term>
251 <listitem>
252 <para>
253 compiles word lists into ICU string trie dictionaries.
254 </para>
255 <indexterm zone="icu gendict">
256 <primary sortas="b-gendict">gendict</primary>
257 </indexterm>
258 </listitem>
259 </varlistentry>
260
261 <varlistentry id="gennorm2">
262 <term><command>gennorm2</command></term>
263 <listitem>
264 <para>
265 builds binary data files with Unicode normalization data.
266 </para>
267 <indexterm zone="icu gennorm2">
268 <primary sortas="b-gennorm2">gennorm2</primary>
269 </indexterm>
270 </listitem>
271 </varlistentry>
272
273 <varlistentry id="genrb">
274 <term><command>genrb</command></term>
275 <listitem>
276 <para>
277 compiles a resource bundle.
278 </para>
279 <indexterm zone="icu genrb">
280 <primary sortas="b-genrb">genrb</primary>
281 </indexterm>
282 </listitem>
283 </varlistentry>
284
285 <varlistentry id="gensprep">
286 <term><command>gensprep</command></term>
287 <listitem>
288 <para>
289 compiles StringPrep data from filtered RFC 3454 files.
290 </para>
291 <indexterm zone="icu gensprep">
292 <primary sortas="b-gensprep">gensprep</primary>
293 </indexterm>
294 </listitem>
295 </varlistentry>
296
297 <varlistentry id="icu-config">
298 <term><command>icu-config</command></term>
299 <listitem>
300 <para>
301 outputs ICU build options.
302 </para>
303 <indexterm zone="icu icu-config">
304 <primary sortas="b-icu-config">icu-config</primary>
305 </indexterm>
306 </listitem>
307 </varlistentry>
308
309 <varlistentry id="icuinfo">
310 <term><command>icuinfo</command></term>
311 <listitem>
312 <para>
313 outputs configuration information about the current ICU.
314 </para>
315 <indexterm zone="icu icuinfo">
316 <primary sortas="b-icuinfo">icuinfo</primary>
317 </indexterm>
318 </listitem>
319 </varlistentry>
320
321 <varlistentry id="icupkg">
322 <term><command>icupkg</command></term>
323 <listitem>
324 <para>
325 extracts or modifies an ICU .dat archive.
326 </para>
327 <indexterm zone="icu icupkg">
328 <primary sortas="b-icupkg">icupkg</primary>
329 </indexterm>
330 </listitem>
331 </varlistentry>
332
333 <varlistentry id="makeconv">
334 <term><command>makeconv</command></term>
335 <listitem>
336 <para>
337 compiles a converter table.
338 </para>
339 <indexterm zone="icu makeconv">
340 <primary sortas="b-makeconv">makeconv</primary>
341 </indexterm>
342 </listitem>
343 </varlistentry>
344
345 <varlistentry id="pkgdata">
346 <term><command>pkgdata</command></term>
347 <listitem>
348 <para>
349 packages data for use by ICU.
350 </para>
351 <indexterm zone="icu pkgdata">
352 <primary sortas="b-pkgdata">pkgdata</primary>
353 </indexterm>
354 </listitem>
355 </varlistentry>
356
357 <varlistentry id="uconv">
358 <term><command>uconv</command></term>
359 <listitem>
360 <para>
361 converts data from one encoding to another.
362 </para>
363 <indexterm zone="icu uconv">
364 <primary sortas="b-uconv">uconv</primary>
365 </indexterm>
366 </listitem>
367 </varlistentry>
368
369 <varlistentry id="libicudata">
370 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libicudata.so</filename></term>
371 <listitem>
372 <para>
373 is the data library.
374 </para>
375 <indexterm zone="icu libicudata">
376 <primary sortas="c-libicudata">libicudata.so</primary>
377 </indexterm>
378 </listitem>
379 </varlistentry>
380
381 <varlistentry id="libicui18n">
382 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libicui18n.so</filename></term>
383 <listitem>
384 <para>
385 is the internationalization (i18n) library.
386 </para>
387 <indexterm zone="icu libicui18n">
388 <primary sortas="c-libicui18n">libicui18n.so</primary>
389 </indexterm>
390 </listitem>
391 </varlistentry>
392
393 <varlistentry id="libicuio">
394 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libicuio.so</filename></term>
395 <listitem>
396 <para>
397 is the ICU I/O (unicode stdio) library.
398 </para>
399 <indexterm zone="icu libicuio">
400 <primary sortas="c-libicuio">libicuio.so</primary>
401 </indexterm>
402 </listitem>
403 </varlistentry>
404
405 <varlistentry id="libicule">
406 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libicule.so</filename></term>
407 <listitem>
408 <para>
409 is the layout engine.
410 </para>
411 <indexterm zone="icu libicule">
412 <primary sortas="c-libicule">libicule.so</primary>
413 </indexterm>
414 </listitem>
415 </varlistentry>
416
417 <varlistentry id="libiculx">
418 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libiculx.so</filename></term>
419 <listitem>
420 <para>
421 is the layout extensions engine.
422 </para>
423 <indexterm zone="icu libiculx">
424 <primary sortas="c-libiculx">libiculx.so</primary>
425 </indexterm>
426 </listitem>
427 </varlistentry>
428
429 <varlistentry id="libicutest">
430 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libicutest.so</filename></term>
431 <listitem>
432 <para>
433 is the test library.
434 </para>
435 <indexterm zone="icu libicutest">
436 <primary sortas="c-libicutest">libicutest.so</primary>
437 </indexterm>
438 </listitem>
439 </varlistentry>
440
441 <varlistentry id="libicutu">
442 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libicutu.so</filename></term>
443 <listitem>
444 <para>
445 is the tool utility library.
446 </para>
447 <indexterm zone="icu libicutu">
448 <primary sortas="c-libicutu">libicutu.so</primary>
449 </indexterm>
450 </listitem>
451 </varlistentry>
452
453 <varlistentry id="libicuuc">
454 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libicuuc.so</filename></term>
455 <listitem>
456 <para>
457 is the common library.
458 </para>
459 <indexterm zone="icu libicuuc">
460 <primary sortas="c-libicuuc">libicuuc.so</primary>
461 </indexterm>
462 </listitem>
463 </varlistentry>
464
465 </variablelist>
466
467 </sect2>
468
469</sect1>
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