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Update to ruby-2.6.4
mariadb: bring libaio dependency internal
xindy/tex-prefix: very minor tweaks such as extra period removals.

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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 ruby-download-http "http://cache.ruby-lang.org/pub/ruby/&ruby-minor-version;/ruby-&ruby-version;.tar.xz">
8 <!ENTITY ruby-download-ftp " ">
9 <!ENTITY ruby-md5sum "624ecd14d366b20f41db35f06337d007">
10 <!ENTITY ruby-size "11 MB">
11 <!ENTITY ruby-buildsize "532 MB (add 481 MB for C API docs)">
12 <!ENTITY ruby-time "1.2 SBU (using parallelism=4; add 4.3 SBU for tests; add 0.5 SBU for C API docs)">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="ruby" xreflabel="Ruby-&ruby-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="ruby.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>Ruby-&ruby-version;</title>
24
25 <indexterm zone="ruby">
26 <primary sortas="a-Ruby">Ruby</primary>
27 </indexterm>
28
29 <sect2 role="package">
30 <title>Introduction to Ruby</title>
31
32 <para>
33 The <application>Ruby</application> package contains the
34 <application>Ruby</application> development environment. This
35 is useful for object-oriented scripting.
36 </para>
37
38 &lfs90_checked;
39
40 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
41 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
42 <listitem>
43 <para>
44 Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&ruby-download-http;"/>
45 </para>
46 </listitem>
47 <listitem>
48 <para>
49 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&ruby-download-ftp;"/>
50 </para>
51 </listitem>
52 <listitem>
53 <para>
54 Download MD5 sum: &ruby-md5sum;
55 </para>
56 </listitem>
57 <listitem>
58 <para>
59 Download size: &ruby-size;
60 </para>
61 </listitem>
62 <listitem>
63 <para>
64 Estimated disk space required: &ruby-buildsize;
65 </para>
66 </listitem>
67 <listitem>
68 <para>
69 Estimated build time: &ruby-time;
70 </para>
71 </listitem>
72 </itemizedlist>
73
74 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Ruby Dependencies</bridgehead>
75
76 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
77 <para role="optional">
78 <xref linkend="db"/>,
79 <xref linkend="doxygen"/>,
80 <xref linkend="graphviz"/>,
81 <xref linkend="libyaml"/>,
82 <xref linkend="tk"/>,
83 <xref linkend="valgrind"/>, and
84 <ulink url="http://dtrace.org/blogs/about/">DTrace</ulink>
85 </para>
86
87 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
88 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/ruby"/>
89 </para>
90 </sect2>
91
92 <sect2 role="installation">
93 <title>Installation of Ruby</title>
94
95 <para>
96 Install <application>Ruby</application> by running the following
97 command:
98 </para>
99
100<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr \
101 --enable-shared \
102 --docdir=/usr/share/doc/ruby-&ruby-version; &amp;&amp;
103make</userinput></screen>
104
105 <para>
106 Optionally, build the CAPI documents by running the following
107 commands:
108 </para>
109
110<screen><userinput>make capi</userinput></screen>
111
112 <para>
113 To test the results, issue: <command>make check</command>. There are
114 over 20,000 tests. Some tests (up to 0.5 percent) may fail.
115 If the tests are run in a directory
116 that has a world writable component (e.g. /tmp) then several additional
117 tests may fail. Several jit (just-in-time) tests are known to fail.
118 </para>
119
120 <para>
121 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
122 </para>
123
124<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
125
126 </sect2>
127
128 <sect2 role="commands">
129 <title>Command Explanations</title>
130
131 <para>
132 <parameter>--enable-shared</parameter>: This switch enables building of
133 the <filename class="libraryfile">libruby</filename> shared library.
134 </para>
135
136 <para>
137 <option>--disable-install-doc</option>: This switch disables building and
138 installing rdoc indexes and C API documents.
139 </para>
140
141 <para>
142 <option>--disable-install-rdoc</option>: This switch disables building
143 and installing rdoc indexes.
144 </para>
145
146 <para>
147 <option>--disable-install-capi</option>: This switch disables building
148 and installing C API documents.
149 </para>
150
151 </sect2>
152
153 <sect2 role="content">
154 <title>Contents</title>
155
156 <segmentedlist>
157 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
158 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
159 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
160
161 <seglistitem>
162 <seg>
163 bundle, bundler, erb, gem, irb, rake, rdoc, ri, and ruby
164 </seg>
165 <seg>
166 libruby.so
167 </seg>
168 <seg>
169 /usr/include/ruby-&ruby-minor-version;.0
170 /usr/lib/ruby,
171 /usr/share/doc/ruby-&ruby-version; and
172 /usr/share/ri
173 </seg>
174 </seglistitem>
175 </segmentedlist>
176
177 <variablelist>
178 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
179 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
180 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
181
182 <varlistentry id="bundle">
183 <term><command>bundle</command></term>
184 <listitem>
185 <para>
186 creates bundles of Ruby Gems.
187 </para>
188 <indexterm zone="ruby bundle">
189 <primary sortas="b-bundle">bundle</primary>
190 </indexterm>
191 </listitem>
192 </varlistentry>
193
194 <varlistentry id="bundler">
195 <term><command>bundler</command></term>
196 <listitem>
197 <para>
198 manages an application's dependencies throughout it's lifecycle.
199 </para>
200 <indexterm zone="ruby bundler">
201 <primary sortas="b-bundler">bundler</primary>
202 </indexterm>
203 </listitem>
204 </varlistentry>
205
206 <varlistentry id="erb">
207 <term><command>erb</command></term>
208 <listitem>
209 <para>
210 is Tiny eRuby. It interprets a
211 <application>Ruby</application> code embedded text file.
212 </para>
213 <indexterm zone="ruby erb">
214 <primary sortas="b-erb">erb</primary>
215 </indexterm>
216 </listitem>
217 </varlistentry>
218
219 <varlistentry id="gem">
220 <term><command>gem</command></term>
221 <listitem>
222 <para>
223 command for RubyGems - a sophisticated package manager for
224 <application>Ruby</application>.
225 </para>
226 <indexterm zone="ruby gem">
227 <primary sortas="b-gem">gem</primary>
228 </indexterm>
229 </listitem>
230 </varlistentry>
231
232 <varlistentry id="irb">
233 <term><command>irb</command></term>
234 <listitem>
235 <para>
236 is the interactive interface for
237 <application>Ruby</application>.
238 </para>
239 <indexterm zone="ruby irb">
240 <primary sortas="b-irb">irb</primary>
241 </indexterm>
242 </listitem>
243 </varlistentry>
244
245 <varlistentry id="rake">
246 <term><command>rake</command></term>
247 <listitem>
248 <para>
249 a make-like build utility for <application>Ruby</application>.
250 </para>
251 <indexterm zone="ruby rake">
252 <primary sortas="b-rake">rake</primary>
253 </indexterm>
254 </listitem>
255 </varlistentry>
256
257 <varlistentry id="rdoc">
258 <term><command>rdoc</command></term>
259 <listitem>
260 <para>
261 generates <application>Ruby</application> documentation.
262 </para>
263 <indexterm zone="ruby rdoc">
264 <primary sortas="b-rdoc">rdoc</primary>
265 </indexterm>
266 </listitem>
267 </varlistentry>
268
269 <varlistentry id="ri">
270 <term><command>ri</command></term>
271 <listitem>
272 <para>
273 displays documentation from a database on
274 <application>Ruby</application> classes, modules, and methods.
275 </para>
276 <indexterm zone="ruby ri">
277 <primary sortas="b-ri">ri</primary>
278 </indexterm>
279 </listitem>
280 </varlistentry>
281
282 <varlistentry id="ruby-prog">
283 <term><command>ruby</command></term>
284 <listitem>
285 <para>
286 is an interpreted scripting language for quick
287 and easy object-oriented programming.
288 </para>
289 <indexterm zone="ruby ruby-prog">
290 <primary sortas="b-ruby">ruby</primary>
291 </indexterm>
292 </listitem>
293 </varlistentry>
294
295 <varlistentry id="libruby">
296 <term><filename role="libraryfile">libruby.so</filename></term>
297 <listitem>
298 <para>
299 contains the API functions required by <application>Ruby</application>.
300 </para>
301 <indexterm zone="ruby libruby">
302 <primary sortas="c-libruby">libruby.so</primary>
303 </indexterm>
304 </listitem>
305 </varlistentry>
306
307 </variablelist>
308
309 </sect2>
310
311</sect1>
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