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Now giflib 5.2.1

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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 giflib-download-http "https://sourceforge.net/projects/giflib/files/giflib-&giflib-version;.tar.gz">
8 <!ENTITY giflib-download-ftp " ">
9 <!ENTITY giflib-http-md5sum "6f03aee4ebe54ac2cc1ab3e4b0a049e5">
10 <!ENTITY giflib-http-size "436 KB">
11 <!ENTITY giflib-buildsize "3.2 MB (with documentation)">
12 <!ENTITY giflib-time "less than 0.1 SBU (with documentation)">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="giflib" xreflabel="giflib-&giflib-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="giflib.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>giflib-&giflib-version;</title>
24
25 <indexterm zone="giflib">
26 <primary sortas="a-giflib">giflib</primary>
27 </indexterm>
28
29 <sect2 role="package">
30 <title>Introduction to giflib</title>
31
32 <para>The <application>giflib</application> package contains libraries
33 for reading and writing GIFs as well as programs for converting and
34 working with GIF files.</para>
35
36 &lfs84_checked;
37
38 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
39 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
40 <listitem>
41 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&giflib-download-http;"/></para>
42 </listitem>
43 <listitem>
44 <para>Download (HTTP) MD5 sum: &giflib-http-md5sum;</para>
45 </listitem>
46 <listitem>
47 <para>Download (HTTP) size: &giflib-http-size;</para>
48 </listitem>
49 <listitem>
50 <para>Estimated disk space required: &giflib-buildsize;</para>
51 </listitem>
52 <listitem>
53 <para>Estimated build time: &giflib-time;</para>
54 </listitem>
55 </itemizedlist>
56
57 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">giflib Dependencies</bridgehead>
58
59 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
60 <para role="required">
61 <xref linkend="xmlto"/>
62 </para>
63
64 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
65 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/giflib"/>
66 </para>
67 </sect2>
68
69 <sect2 role="installation">
70 <title>Installation of giflib</title>
71
72 <para>Install <application>giflib</application> by running the following
73 commands:</para>
74
75<screen><userinput>make</userinput></screen>
76
77<!-- <para>To test the results, issue: <command>make check-TESTS</command>. Test
78 suite results are kept in <filename>test.sh.log</filename>.</para>
79 There doesn't seem to be a test suite in 5.1.6 -->
80
81 <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
82
83 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
84
85<screen role="root"><userinput>make PREFIX=/usr install &amp;&amp;
86rm -vf /usr/lib/libgif.a &amp;&amp;
87
88find doc \( -name Makefile\* -o -name \*.1 \
89 -o -name \*.xml \) -exec rm -v {} \; &amp;&amp;
90
91install -v -dm755 /usr/share/doc/giflib-&giflib-version; &amp;&amp;
92cp -v -R doc/* /usr/share/doc/giflib-&giflib-version;</userinput></screen>
93<!--
94 <para>If <xref linkend="xmlto"/> is installed, then the API documentation
95 has been built. If you wish to install the distributed and the just built
96 documentations, issue, as the
97 <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
98-->
99 </sect2>
100
101 <sect2 role="commands">
102 <title>Command Explanations</title>
103
104 <para>
105 <command>find doc ... -exec rm -v {} \;</command>: This command removes
106 <filename>Makefiles</filename>, man and xml files from the documentation
107 directory that would otherwise be installed by the commands that follow.
108 </para>
109
110 <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude"
111 href="../../xincludes/static-libraries.xml"/>
112
113 </sect2>
114
115 <sect2 role="content">
116 <title>Contents</title>
117
118 <segmentedlist>
119 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
120 <segtitle>Installed Library</segtitle>
121 <segtitle>Installed Directory</segtitle>
122
123 <seglistitem>
124 <seg>gif2rgb, gifbuild, gifclrmp, gifecho, giffix, gifinto, gifsponge,
125 giftext and giftool</seg>
126 <seg>libgif.so</seg>
127 <seg>/usr/share/doc/giflib-&giflib-version;</seg>
128 </seglistitem>
129 </segmentedlist>
130
131 <variablelist>
132 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
133 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
134 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
135
136<!-- Seems to be removed in 5.1.0
137 <varlistentry id="gif2raw">
138 <term><command>gif2raw</command></term>
139 <listitem>
140 <para>converts images saved as GIF to raw pixel data.</para>
141 <indexterm zone="giflib gif2raw">
142 <primary sortas="b-gif2raw">gif2raw</primary>
143 </indexterm>
144 </listitem>
145 </varlistentry>
146-->
147 <varlistentry id="gif2rgb">
148 <term><command>gif2rgb</command></term>
149 <listitem>
150 <para>converts images saved as GIF to 24-bit RGB images.</para>
151 <indexterm zone="giflib gif2rgb">
152 <primary sortas="b-gif2rgb">gif2rgb</primary>
153 </indexterm>
154 </listitem>
155 </varlistentry>
156
157 <varlistentry id="gifbuild">
158 <term><command>gifbuild</command></term>
159 <listitem>
160 <para>dumps GIF data in a textual format, or undumps it to a GIF.</para>
161 <indexterm zone="giflib gifbuild">
162 <primary sortas="b-gifbuild">gifbuild</primary>
163 </indexterm>
164 </listitem>
165 </varlistentry>
166
167 <varlistentry id="gifclrmp">
168 <term><command>gifclrmp</command></term>
169 <listitem>
170 <para>modifies GIF image colormaps.</para>
171 <indexterm zone="giflib gifclrmp">
172 <primary sortas="b-gifclrmp">gifclrmp</primary>
173 </indexterm>
174 </listitem>
175 </varlistentry>
176
177 <varlistentry id="gifecho">
178 <term><command>gifecho</command></term>
179 <listitem>
180 <para>generates a GIF from ASCII text.</para>
181 <indexterm zone="giflib gifecho">
182 <primary sortas="b-gifecho">gifecho</primary>
183 </indexterm>
184 </listitem>
185 </varlistentry>
186
187 <varlistentry id="giffix">
188 <term><command>giffix</command></term>
189 <listitem>
190 <para>clumsily attempts to fix truncated GIF images.</para>
191 <indexterm zone="giflib giffix">
192 <primary sortas="b-giffix">giffix</primary>
193 </indexterm>
194 </listitem>
195 </varlistentry>
196
197 <varlistentry id="gifinto">
198 <term><command>gifinto</command></term>
199 <listitem>
200 <para>is an end-of-pipe fitting for GIF-processing pipelines.</para>
201 <indexterm zone="giflib gifinto">
202 <primary sortas="b-gifinto">gifinto</primary>
203 </indexterm>
204 </listitem>
205 </varlistentry>
206
207 <varlistentry id="gifsponge">
208 <term><command>gifsponge</command></term>
209 <listitem>
210 <para>is used to copy the content of GIFs from one file to
211 another. It's also used as a test of library functionality.</para>
212 <indexterm zone="giflib gifsponge">
213 <primary sortas="b-gifsponge">gifsponge</primary>
214 </indexterm>
215 </listitem>
216 </varlistentry>
217
218 <varlistentry id="giftext">
219 <term><command>giftext</command></term>
220 <listitem>
221 <para>prints (text only) general information about a GIF file.</para>
222 <indexterm zone="giflib giftext">
223 <primary sortas="b-giftext">giftext</primary>
224 </indexterm>
225 </listitem>
226 </varlistentry>
227
228 <varlistentry id="giftool">
229 <term><command>giftool</command></term>
230 <listitem>
231 <para>is a GIF transformation tool.</para>
232 <indexterm zone="giflib giftool">
233 <primary sortas="b-giftool">giftool</primary>
234 </indexterm>
235 </listitem>
236 </varlistentry>
237
238 <varlistentry id="libgif">
239 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libgif.so</filename></term>
240 <listitem>
241 <para>contains API functions required by the
242 <application>giflib</application> programs and any other programs needing
243 library functionality to read, write and manipulate GIF images.</para>
244 <indexterm zone="giflib libgif">
245 <primary sortas="c-libgif">libgif.so</primary>
246 </indexterm>
247 </listitem>
248 </varlistentry>
249
250 </variablelist>
251
252 </sect2>
253
254</sect1>
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