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Last change on this file since 06a322f was 06a322f, checked in by Fernando de Oliveira <fernando@…>, 8 years ago

Update to colord-1.2.5.

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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 colord-download-http
8 "http://www.freedesktop.org/software/colord/releases/colord-&colord-version;.tar.xz">
9 <!ENTITY colord-download-ftp " ">
10 <!ENTITY colord-md5sum "d74f6d476bb161e8cab31e5bd0406f92">
11 <!ENTITY colord-size "1.2 MB">
12 <!ENTITY colord-buildsize "32 MB (additional 3 MB to build and install the API documentation, and 3 MB for the tests)">
13 <!ENTITY colord-time "0.5 SBU (additional 0.1 SBU to build and install the API documentation, and 0.2 SBU for the tests)">
14]>
15
16<sect1 id="colord" xreflabel="Colord-&colord-version;">
17 <?dbhtml filename="colord.html"?>
18
19 <sect1info>
20 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
21 <date>$Date$</date>
22 </sect1info>
23
24 <title>Colord-&colord-version;</title>
25
26 <indexterm zone="colord">
27 <primary sortas="a-Colord">Colord</primary>
28 </indexterm>
29
30 <sect2 role="package">
31 <title>Introduction to Colord</title>
32
33 <para>
34 <application>Colord</application> is a system activated daemon that
35 maps devices to color profiles. It is used by
36 <application>GNOME Color Manager</application> for system integration
37 and use when there are no users logged in.
38 </para>
39
40 &lfs76_checked;
41
42 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
43 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
44 <listitem>
45 <para>
46 Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&colord-download-http;"/>
47 </para>
48 </listitem>
49 <listitem>
50 <para>
51 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&colord-download-ftp;"/>
52 </para>
53 </listitem>
54 <listitem>
55 <para>
56 Download MD5 sum: &colord-md5sum;
57 </para>
58 </listitem>
59 <listitem>
60 <para>
61 Download size: &colord-size;
62 </para>
63 </listitem>
64 <listitem>
65 <para>
66 Estimated disk space required: &colord-buildsize;
67 </para>
68 </listitem>
69 <listitem>
70 <para>
71 Estimated build time: &colord-time;
72 </para>
73 </listitem>
74 </itemizedlist>
75
76 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Colord Dependencies</bridgehead>
77
78 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
79 <para role="required">
80 <xref linkend="dbus"/>,
81 <xref linkend="glib2"/>,
82 <xref linkend="lcms2"/>, and
83 <xref linkend="sqlite"/>
84 </para>
85
86 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required (for the tests)</bridgehead>
87 <para role="required">
88 <xref linkend="valgrind"/>
89 </para>
90
91 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
92 <para role="recommended">
93 <xref linkend="libgusb"/>,
94 <xref linkend="gobject-introspection"/>,
95 <xref linkend="polkit"/>,
96 <xref linkend="udev-extras"/> (for GUdev), and
97 <xref linkend="vala"/>
98 </para>
99
100 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
101 <para role="optional">
102 <xref linkend="gnome-desktop"/> and
103 <ulink url="http://www.freedesktop.org/software/colord/releases/">
104 colord-gtk</ulink> (to build the example tools),
105 <xref linkend="docbook-utils"/>,
106 <xref linkend="gtk-doc"/>,
107 <xref linkend="libxslt"/>,
108 <xref linkend="sane"/>,
109 <xref linkend="valgrind"/> (required for the tests), and
110 <ulink url="http://bash-completion.alioth.debian.org/">Bash Completion</ulink>,
111 </para>
112
113 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
114 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/colord"/>
115 </para>
116 </sect2>
117
118 <sect2 role="installation">
119 <title>Installation of Colord</title>
120
121 <para>
122 There should be a dedicated user and group to take control
123 of the <command>colord</command> daemon after it is started.
124 Issue the following commands as the
125 <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
126 </para>
127
128<screen role="root"><userinput>groupadd -g 71 colord &amp;&amp;
129useradd -c "Color Daemon Owner" -d /var/lib/colord -u 71 \
130 -g colord -s /bin/false colord</userinput></screen>
131
132 <para>
133 Install <application>Colord</application> by running the following
134 commands:
135 </para>
136
137<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr \
138 --sysconfdir=/etc \
139 --localstatedir=/var \
140 --with-daemon-user=colord \
141 --enable-vala \
142 --enable-systemd-login=no \
143 --disable-bash-completion \
144 --disable-static \
145 --with-systemdsystemunitdir=no &amp;&amp;
146make</userinput></screen>
147
148 <para>
149 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
150 </para>
151
152<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
153
154 <para>
155 To test the results, issue: <command>make -k check</command>. For unknown
156 reasons, some tests may fail. Note that system-wide
157 <application>D-Bus</application> daemon must be running or the tests
158 will fail.
159 </para>
160
161 </sect2>
162
163 <sect2 role="commands">
164 <title>Command Explanations</title>
165
166 <para>
167 <parameter>--enable-libsystemd-login=no</parameter>: This parameter fixes
168 building without <application>systemd</application>, which is not part
169 of LFS/BLFS. If you use <application>systemd</application>,
170 replace "no" by "yes".
171 </para>
172
173 <para>
174 <parameter>--with-daemon-user=colord</parameter>: This
175 switch is used so the <command>colord</command> daemon
176 will run as an unprivileged user instead of
177 <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user.
178 </para>
179
180 <para>
181 <parameter>--enable-vala</parameter>: This switch enables
182 building of the Vala bindings. Remove if you don't
183 have <xref linkend="vala"/> installed.
184 </para>
185
186 <para>
187 <parameter>--disable-bash-completion</parameter>: This switch
188 disables <application>Bash Completion</application>
189 support for <application>Colord</application> apps.
190 </para>
191
192 <para>
193 <option>--disable-systemd-login</option>: This switch prevents
194 <command>configure</command> to look for
195 <application>Systemd</application> libraries.
196 </para>
197
198 <para>
199 <option>--with-systemdsystemunitdir=no</option>: Disable
200 attempting to build with systemd libraries.
201 </para>
202
203 <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude"
204 href="../../xincludes/static-libraries.xml"/>
205
206 <para>
207 <option>--enable-gtk-doc</option>: Use this switch if
208 <application>GTK-Doc</application> is installed and you wish to build
209 and install the API documentation.
210 </para>
211
212 <para>
213 <option>--disable-gusb</option>: Use this switch if you don't have
214 <application>libgusb</application> installed.
215 </para>
216
217 <para>
218 <option>--disable-gudev</option>: Use this switch if you don't have GUdev
219 installed.
220 </para>
221
222 <para>
223 <option>--disable-polkit</option>: Use this switch if you don't have
224 <application>Polkit</application> installed.
225 </para>
226
227 </sect2>
228
229 <sect2 role="content">
230 <title>Contents</title>
231
232 <segmentedlist>
233 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
234 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
235 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
236
237 <seglistitem>
238 <seg>
239 cd-create-profile, cd-fix-profile, cd-iccdump, cd-it8, colord,
240 colord-sane, colord-session, and colormgr
241 </seg>
242 <seg>
243 libcolord.so, libcolordprivate.so, and libcolorhug.so
244 </seg>
245 <seg>
246 /usr/include/colord-1,
247 /usr/lib/colord-plugins,
248 /usr/lib/colord-sensors,
249 /usr/share/color,
250 /usr/share/colord,
251 /usr/share/gtk-doc/html/colord and
252 /var/lib/colord
253 </seg>
254 </seglistitem>
255 </segmentedlist>
256
257 <variablelist>
258 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
259 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
260 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
261
262 <varlistentry id="cd-create-profile">
263 <term><command>cd-create-profile</command></term>
264 <listitem>
265 <para>
266 is a Color Manager Profile Creation Tool.
267 </para>
268 <indexterm zone="colord cd-create-profile">
269 <primary sortas="b-cd-create-profile">cd-create-profile</primary>
270 </indexterm>
271 </listitem>
272 </varlistentry>
273
274 <varlistentry id="cd-fix-profile">
275 <term><command>cd-fix-profile</command></term>
276 <listitem>
277 <para>
278 is a tool used to fix metadata in ICC profiles.
279 </para>
280 <indexterm zone="colord cd-fix-profile">
281 <primary sortas="b-cd-fix-profile">cd-fix-profile</primary>
282 </indexterm>
283 </listitem>
284 </varlistentry>
285
286 <varlistentry id="cd-it8">
287 <term><command>cd-it8</command></term>
288 <listitem>
289 <para>
290 is a Color Manager Testing Tool.
291 </para>
292 <indexterm zone="colord cd-it8">
293 <primary sortas="b-cd-it8">cd-it8</primary>
294 </indexterm>
295 </listitem>
296 </varlistentry>
297
298 <varlistentry id="colormgr">
299 <term><command>colormgr</command></term>
300 <listitem>
301 <para>
302 is a text-mode program that allows you to interact with colord
303 on the command line.
304 </para>
305 <indexterm zone="colord colormgr">
306 <primary sortas="b-colormgr">colormgr</primary>
307 </indexterm>
308 </listitem>
309 </varlistentry>
310
311 <varlistentry id="libcolord">
312 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libcolord.so</filename></term>
313 <listitem>
314 <para>
315 contains the <application>Colord</application> API functions.
316 </para>
317 <indexterm zone="colord libcolord">
318 <primary sortas="c-libcolord">libcolord.so</primary>
319 </indexterm>
320 </listitem>
321 </varlistentry>
322
323 </variablelist>
324
325 </sect2>
326
327</sect1>
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