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Update to network-manager-applet-1.8.20

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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 network-manager-applet-download-http
8 "&gnome-download-http;/network-manager-applet/1.8/network-manager-applet-&network-manager-applet-version;.tar.xz">
9 <!ENTITY network-manager-applet-download-ftp
10 "&gnome-download-ftp;/network-manager-applet/1.8/network-manager-applet-&network-manager-applet-version;.tar.xz">
11 <!ENTITY network-manager-applet-md5sum "06aafa851762146034351aa72ebb23d4">
12 <!ENTITY network-manager-applet-size "1.5 MB">
13 <!ENTITY network-manager-applet-buildsize "60 MB (with tests)">
14 <!ENTITY network-manager-applet-time "0.4 SBU (with tests)">
15]>
16
17<sect1 id="network-manager-applet" xreflabel="network-manager-applet-&network-manager-applet-version;">
18 <?dbhtml filename="network-manager-applet.html"?>
19
20 <sect1info>
21 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
22 <date>$Date$</date>
23 </sect1info>
24
25 <title>network-manager-applet-&network-manager-applet-version;</title>
26
27 <indexterm zone="network-manager-applet">
28 <primary sortas="a-network-manager-applet">network-manager-applet</primary>
29 </indexterm>
30
31 <sect2 role="package">
32 <title>Introduction to NetworkManager Applet</title>
33
34 <para>
35 The <application>NetworkManager Applet</application> provides a tool and
36 a panel applet used to configure wired and wireless network connections
37 through GUI. It's designed for use with any desktop environment that uses
38 <application>GTK+</application>, such as <application>Xfce</application>
39 and <application>LXDE</application>.
40 </para>
41 <!-- This version of NewtorkManager Applet removes the deprecated libnm-gtk.so
42 library. It's possible that this may cause breakage. If needed, we can
43 enable it again with -Dlibnm-gtk=true -->
44
45 &lfs83_checked;
46
47 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
48 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
49 <listitem>
50 <para>
51 Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&network-manager-applet-download-http;"/>
52 </para>
53 </listitem>
54 <listitem>
55 <para>
56 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&network-manager-applet-download-ftp;"/>
57 </para>
58 </listitem>
59 <listitem>
60 <para>
61 Download MD5 sum: &network-manager-applet-md5sum;
62 </para>
63 </listitem>
64 <listitem>
65 <para>
66 Download size: &network-manager-applet-size;
67 </para>
68 </listitem>
69 <listitem>
70 <para>
71 Estimated disk space required: &network-manager-applet-buildsize;
72 </para>
73 </listitem>
74 <listitem>
75 <para>
76 Estimated build time: &network-manager-applet-time;
77 </para>
78 </listitem>
79 </itemizedlist>
80
81 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">NetworkManager Applet Dependencies</bridgehead>
82
83 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
84 <para role="required">
85 <xref linkend="gtk3"/>,
86 <xref linkend="iso-codes"/>,
87 <xref linkend="libsecret"/>,
88 <xref linkend="libnotify"/>, and
89 <xref linkend="NetworkManager"/>
90 </para>
91
92 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
93 <para role="recommended">
94 <xref linkend="gobject-introspection"/> and
95 <xref linkend="ModemManager"/>
96 </para>
97
98 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required (Runtime)</bridgehead>
99 <para role="required">
100 <xref role="runtime" linkend="polkit-gnome"/>
101 </para>
102
103 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
104 <para role="optional" revision="sysv">
105 <xref linkend="gc"/> (for linker garbage collection),
106 <xref linkend="jansson"/>,
107 <ulink url="&gnome-download-http;/gnome-bluetooth/">
108 GNOME Bluetooth</ulink>, and
109 <ulink url="&gnome-download-http;/mobile-broadband-provider-info">
110 mobile-broadband-provider-info</ulink> (runtime)
111 </para>
112 <para role="optional" revision="systemd">
113 <xref linkend="gc"/> (for linker garbage collection),
114 <xref linkend="gnome-bluetooth"/>,
115 <xref linkend="jansson"/>, and
116 <ulink url="&gnome-download-http;/mobile-broadband-provider-info">
117 mobile-broadband-provider-info</ulink> (runtime)
118 </para>
119
120 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
121 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/network-manager-applet"/>
122 </para>
123
124 </sect2>
125
126 <sect2 role="installation">
127 <title>Installation of NetworkManager Applet</title>
128
129 <para>
130 Install <application>NetworkManager Applet</application> by running
131 the following commands:
132 </para>
133
134<screen><userinput>mkdir build &amp;&amp;
135cd build &amp;&amp;
136
137meson --prefix=/usr \
138 --sysconfdir=/etc \
139 -Dselinux=false \
140 -Dteam=false \
141 -Dmobile_broadband_provider_info=false .. &amp;&amp;
142ninja</userinput></screen>
143
144 <para>
145 To test the results, issue: <command>ninja test</command>.
146 </para>
147
148 <para>
149 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
150 </para>
151
152<screen role="root"><userinput>ninja install</userinput></screen>
153
154 </sect2>
155
156 <sect2 role="commands">
157 <title>Command Explanations</title>
158
159 <para>
160 <parameter>-Dteam=false</parameter>: This switch disables the team
161 configuration editor since it requires <xref linkend="jansson"/>. If
162 you have Jansson installed, remove this option or set it to "true".
163 </para>
164
165 <para>
166 <parameter>-Denable-selinux=false</parameter>: This switch forcibly
167 disables <application>SELinux</application> support since it is not
168 currently in BLFS and the build will fail without it.
169 </para>
170 <para>
171 <parameter>-Dmobile_broadband_provider_info=false</parameter>: This
172 switch forcibly disables Mobile Broadband Provider support because it
173 is not currently available in BLFS.
174 </para>
175
176 <para>
177 <option>-Dwwan=false</option>: This switch disables WWAN support.
178 Use this if you do not have <xref linkend="ModemManager"/> installed.
179 </para>
180 <para>
181 <option>-Dintrospection=false</option>: Use this if you do not have <xref linkend="gobject-introspection"/> installed.
182 </para>
183 <para>
184 <option>-Dgtk_doc=false</option>: Use this if you do not have <xref linkend="gtk-doc"/> installed.
185 </para>
186
187 </sect2>
188
189 <sect2 role="content">
190 <title>Contents</title>
191
192 <segmentedlist>
193 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
194 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
195 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
196
197 <seglistitem>
198 <seg>
199 nm-applet and nm-connection-editor
200 </seg>
201 <seg>
202 libnma.so <!-- and libnm-gtk.so -->
203 </seg>
204 <seg>
205 <!--/usr/include/{libnma,libnm-gtk},-->
206 /usr/include/libnma and /usr/share/gtk-doc/libnma
207 </seg>
208 </seglistitem>
209 </segmentedlist>
210
211 <variablelist>
212 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
213 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
214 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
215
216 <varlistentry id="nm-connection-editor">
217 <term><command>nm-connection-editor</command></term>
218 <listitem>
219 <para>
220 allows users to view and edit network connection settings.
221 </para>
222 <indexterm zone="network-manager-applet nm-connection-editor">
223 <primary sortas="b-nm-connection-editor">nm-connection-editor</primary>
224 </indexterm>
225 </listitem>
226 </varlistentry>
227
228 <varlistentry id="libnma">
229 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libnma.so</filename></term>
230 <listitem>
231 <para>
232 contains internal functions for the
233 <application>Network Manager GTK+ Interface</application>.
234 </para>
235 <indexterm zone="network-manager-applet libnma">
236 <primary sortas="c-libnma">libnma.so</primary>
237 </indexterm>
238 </listitem>
239 </varlistentry>
240<!--
241 <varlistentry id="libnm-gtk">
242 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libnm-gtk.so</filename></term>
243 <listitem>
244 <para>
245 contains the <application>NetworkManager</application>
246 <application>GTK+</application> bindings.
247 </para>
248 <indexterm zone="network-manager-applet libnm-gtk">
249 <primary sortas="c-libnm-gtk">libnm-gtk.so</primary>
250 </indexterm>
251 </listitem>
252 </varlistentry>
253-->
254
255 </variablelist>
256
257 </sect2>
258
259</sect1>
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