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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.4//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.4/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7 <!ENTITY xterm-download-http " ">
8 <!ENTITY xterm-download-ftp "ftp://invisible-island.net/xterm/xterm-&xterm-version;.tgz">
9 <!ENTITY xterm-md5sum "c75cdbf9395bbc2cd69863fbe7c2e019">
10 <!ENTITY xterm-size "745 KB">
11 <!ENTITY xterm-buildsize "7.1 MB">
12 <!ENTITY xterm-time "0.1 SBU">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="xterm2" xreflabel="xterm-&xterm-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="xterm.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 <keywordset>
22 <keyword role="package">xterm-&xterm-version;.tar</keyword>
23 <keyword role="ftpdir">xterm</keyword>
24 </keywordset>
25 </sect1info>
26
27 <title>xterm-&xterm-version;</title>
28
29 <indexterm zone="xterm2">
30 <primary sortas="a-xterm2">xterm</primary>
31 </indexterm>
32
33 <sect2 role="package">
34 <title>Introduction to xterm</title>
35
36 <para><application>xterm</application> is a terminal emulator for
37 the X Window System.</para>
38
39 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
40 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
41 <listitem>
42 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&xterm-download-http;"/></para>
43 </listitem>
44 <listitem>
45 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&xterm-download-ftp;"/></para>
46 </listitem>
47 <listitem>
48 <para>Download MD5 sum: &xterm-md5sum;</para>
49 </listitem>
50 <listitem>
51 <para>Download size: &xterm-size;</para>
52 </listitem>
53 <listitem>
54 <para>Estimated disk space required: &xterm-buildsize;</para>
55 </listitem>
56 <listitem>
57 <para>Estimated build time: &xterm-time;</para>
58 </listitem>
59 </itemizedlist>
60
61 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">xterm Dependencies</bridgehead>
62
63 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
64 <para>X (<xref linkend="xorg"/>, <xref linkend="xfree86"/>,
65 or <xref linkend="xorg7"/>)</para>
66
67 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
68 <para><xref linkend="pkgconfig"/></para>
69
70 </sect2>
71
72 <sect2 role="installation">
73 <title>Installation of xterm</title>
74
75 <para>Since xterm is no longer a part of the <application>Xorg</application>
76 distribution, it is no longer necessary to install into the same prefix as
77 <application>Xorg</application>. Correct the PROJECTROOT variable with
78 the following command:</para>
79
80<screen><userinput>sed -i 's@/usr/X11R6@/usr@' main.h</userinput></screen>
81
82 <para>Install <application>xterm</application> by running the
83 following commands:</para>
84
85<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc \
86 --localstatedir=/var &amp;&amp;
87make</userinput></screen>
88
89 <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
90
91 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
92
93<screen role="root"><userinput>make install &amp;&amp;
94make install-ti</userinput></screen>
95
96 </sect2>
97
98 <sect2 role="commands">
99 <title>Command Explanations</title>
100
101 <para><parameter>--with-luit</parameter>: enables the luit filter for
102 unicode translation.</para>
103
104 <para><parameter>--with-wide-chars</parameter>: adds support for wide
105 characters.</para>
106
107 <para><command>sed -i 's@/usr/X11R6@/usr@' main.h</command>: This command
108 corrects the PROJECTROOT definition for an installation prefix of
109 <filename class="directory">/usr</filename>.</para>
110
111 <para><command>make install-ti</command>: This command installs corrected
112 terminfo description files for use with
113 <application>xterm</application>.</para>
114
115 </sect2>
116
117 <sect2 role="content">
118 <title>Contents</title>
119
120 <segmentedlist>
121 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
122
123 <seglistitem>
124 <seg>resize, uxterm, and xterm</seg>
125 </seglistitem>
126 </segmentedlist>
127
128 <variablelist>
129 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
130 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
131 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
132
133 <varlistentry id="resize">
134 <term><filename>resize</filename></term>
135 <listitem>
136 <para>prints a shell command for setting the TERM and TERMCAP
137 environment variables to indicate the current size of xterm
138 window.</para>
139 <indexterm zone="xterm2 resize">
140 <primary sortas="b-resize">resize</primary>
141 </indexterm>
142 </listitem>
143 </varlistentry>
144
145 <varlistentry id="uxterm">
146 <term><filename>uxterm</filename></term>
147 <listitem>
148 <para>is a wrapper script to start xterm with the proper settings in
149 UTF-8 locales.</para>
150 <indexterm zone="xterm2 uxterm">
151 <primary sortas="b-uxterm">uxterm</primary>
152 </indexterm>
153 </listitem>
154 </varlistentry>
155
156 <varlistentry id="xterm-bin">
157 <term><filename>xterm</filename></term>
158 <listitem>
159 <para>is a terminal emulator for the X Window System.</para>
160 <indexterm zone="xterm2 xterm2">
161 <primary sortas="b-xterm2">xterm</primary>
162 </indexterm>
163 </listitem>
164 </varlistentry>
165
166 </variablelist>
167
168 </sect2>
169
170</sect1>
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