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Update to libical-3.0.7.
Update to xine-ui-0.99.12.

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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 libical-download-http "https://github.com/libical/libical/releases/download/v&libical-version;/libical-&libical-version;.tar.gz">
8 <!ENTITY libical-download-ftp " ">
9 <!ENTITY libical-md5sum "8a5d07a7fba9e73a85e67f76258bf042">
10 <!ENTITY libical-size "864 KB">
11 <!ENTITY libical-buildsize "24 MB (with tests)">
12 <!ENTITY libical-time "0.2 SBU (Using parallelism=5; with tests)">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="libical" xreflabel="libical-&libical-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="libical.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>libical-&libical-version;</title>
24
25 <indexterm zone="libical">
26 <primary sortas="a-libical">libical</primary>
27 </indexterm>
28
29 <sect2 role="package">
30 <title>Introduction to libical</title>
31
32 <para>
33 The <application>libical</application> package contains an implementation
34 of the iCalendar protocols and data formats.
35 </para>
36
37 &lfs90_checked;
38
39 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
40
41 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
42 <listitem>
43 <para>
44 Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&libical-download-http;"/>
45 </para>
46 </listitem>
47 <listitem>
48 <para>
49 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&libical-download-ftp;"/>
50 </para>
51 </listitem>
52 <listitem>
53 <para>
54 Download MD5 sum: &libical-md5sum;
55 </para>
56 </listitem>
57 <listitem>
58 <para>
59 Download size: &libical-size;
60 </para>
61 </listitem>
62 <listitem>
63 <para>
64 Estimated disk space required: &libical-buildsize;
65 </para>
66 </listitem>
67 <listitem>
68 <para>
69 Estimated build time: &libical-time;
70 </para>
71 </listitem>
72 </itemizedlist>
73
74 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">libical Dependencies</bridgehead>
75
76 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
77 <para role="required">
78 <xref linkend="cmake"/>
79 </para>
80
81 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
82 <para role="recommended">
83 <xref linkend="gobject-introspection"/> and
84 <xref linkend="vala"/>(both required for Gnome)
85 </para>
86
87 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
88 <para role="optional">
89 <xref linkend="db"/>,
90 <xref linkend="doxygen"/> (for the API documentation),
91 <xref linkend="icu"/>
92 </para>
93
94 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
95 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/libical"/>
96 </para>
97 </sect2>
98
99 <sect2 role="installation">
100 <title>Installation of libical</title>
101
102 <para>
103 Install <application>libical</application> by running the
104 following commands:
105 </para>
106
107<screen><userinput>mkdir build &amp;&amp;
108cd build &amp;&amp;
109
110 <!-- Needs confirmation, but I got a race condition at -j8,
111 -j1 allowed the build to pass. Pierre 2019-12-06 -->
112
113cmake -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=/usr \
114 -DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Release \
115 -DSHARED_ONLY=yes \
116 -DICAL_BUILD_DOCS=false \
117 -DGOBJECT_INTROSPECTION=true \
118 -DICAL_GLIB_VAPI=true \
119 .. &amp;&amp;
120make</userinput></screen>
121<!-- DEVS: the ICAL_BUILD_DOCS=false switch is needed because gtk-doc-1.30 is
122 broken. Unfortunately, it also prevents running make docs. When gtk-doc
123 is fixed, remove the switch and uncomment this.
124 <para>
125 If you have <xref linkend="doxygen"/> installed and wish to build the API
126 documentation, issue:
127 </para>
128
129<screen remap="doc"><userinput>make docs</userinput></screen>
130-->
131 <para>
132 To test the results, issue: <command>make test</command>.
133 <!-- One test, timezones, is known to fail on SysV systems. -->
134 <!-- On systemd, we symlink the current timezone to
135 /etc/localtime, which is what libical expects.
136 This is now done on SysV as well.-->
137 </para>
138
139 <para>
140 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
141 </para>
142
143<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
144<!-- see above:
145 <para>
146 If you have built the API documentation, install by issuing, as
147 <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
148 </para>
149
150<screen role="root"
151 remap="doc"><userinput>install -vdm755 /usr/share/doc/libical-&libical-version;/html &amp;&amp;
152cp -vr apidocs/html/* /usr/share/doc/libical-&libical-version;/html</userinput></screen>
153-->
154 </sect2>
155
156 <sect2 role="commands">
157 <title>Command Explanations</title>
158
159 <para>
160 <parameter>-DCMAKE_BUILD_TYPE=Release</parameter>: This switch is used
161 to apply higher level of the compiler optimizations.
162 </para>
163
164 <para>
165 <parameter>-DSHARED_ONLY=yes</parameter>: This switch is used
166 in order to only build the shared libraries.
167 </para>
168
169 <para>
170 <parameter>-DICAL_BUILD_DOCS=false</parameter>: This switch prevents
171 building the <application>GTK</application> documentation, because
172 gtk-doc-1.30 is broken. Unfortunately, it also prevents building the
173 API documentation.
174 </para>
175
176 <para>
177 <parameter>-DGOBJECT_INTROSPECTION=true</parameter>: This switch is used
178 to generate GObject metadata bindings.
179 </para>
180
181 <para>
182 <parameter>-DICAL_GLIB_VAPI=true</parameter>: This switch is used
183 in order to build bindings for <xref linkend="vala"/>.
184 </para>
185
186 <para>
187 <option>-DUSE_BUILTIN_TZDATA=yes</option>: This switch is used
188 in order to build using your own timezone data.
189 </para>
190
191 <!-- No CMake equivalents
192 <para>
193 <parameter>- -enable-cxx</parameter>: This switch enables
194 <application>libical</application> C++ library.
195 </para>
196
197 <para>
198 <option>- -enable-python</option>: This switch enables
199 <application>libical</application> Python bindings.
200 </para> -->
201
202 </sect2>
203
204 <sect2 role="content">
205 <title>Contents</title>
206
207 <segmentedlist>
208 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
209 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
210 <segtitle>Installed Directory</segtitle>
211
212 <seglistitem>
213 <seg>
214 None
215 </seg>
216 <seg>
217 libical_cxx.so, libical.so, libicalss_cxx.so, libicalss.so,
218 and libicalvcal.so
219 </seg>
220 <seg>
221 /usr/include/libical, /usr/lib/cmake/LibIcal and
222 /usr/share/doc/libical-&libical-version;/html
223 </seg>
224 </seglistitem>
225 </segmentedlist>
226
227 <variablelist>
228 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
229 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
230 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
231
232 <varlistentry id="libical-lib">
233 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libical.so</filename></term>
234 <listitem>
235 <para>
236 contains the <application>libical</application> API
237 functions.
238 </para>
239 <indexterm zone="libical libical-lib">
240 <primary sortas="c-libical">libical.so</primary>
241 </indexterm>
242 </listitem>
243 </varlistentry>
244
245 <varlistentry id="libical_cxx-lib">
246 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libical_cxx.so</filename></term>
247 <listitem>
248 <para>
249 contains the <application>libical</application> C++ bindings.
250 </para>
251 <indexterm zone="libical libical_cxx-lib">
252 <primary sortas="c-libical_cxx">libical_cxx.so</primary>
253 </indexterm>
254 </listitem>
255 </varlistentry>
256
257 <varlistentry id="libicalss">
258 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libicalss.so</filename></term>
259 <listitem>
260 <para>
261 is a library that allows you to store iCal component data
262 to disk in a variety of ways.
263 </para>
264 <indexterm zone="libical libicalss">
265 <primary sortas="c-libicalss">libicalss.so</primary>
266 </indexterm>
267 </listitem>
268 </varlistentry>
269
270 <varlistentry id="libicalss_cxx">
271 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libicalss_cxx.so</filename></term>
272 <listitem>
273 <para>
274 contains the <application>libicalss</application> C++
275 bindings.
276 </para>
277 <indexterm zone="libical libicalss_cxx">
278 <primary sortas="c-libicalss_cxx">libicalss_cxx.so</primary>
279 </indexterm>
280 </listitem>
281 </varlistentry>
282
283 <varlistentry id="libicalvcal">
284 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libicalvcal.so</filename></term>
285 <listitem>
286 <para>
287 is a vCard/vCalendar C interface.
288 </para>
289 <indexterm zone="libical libicalvcal">
290 <primary sortas="c-libicalvcal">libicalvcal.so</primary>
291 </indexterm>
292 </listitem>
293 </varlistentry>
294
295 </variablelist>
296
297 </sect2>
298
299</sect1>
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