source: gnome/applications/network-manager-applet.xml@ 7991b1f

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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 "e0373f4c0d0637716e6e385799a9080f">
12 <!ENTITY network-manager-applet-size "2.0 MB">
13 <!ENTITY network-manager-applet-buildsize "54 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
42 &lfs84_checked;
43
44 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
45 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
46 <listitem>
47 <para>
48 Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&network-manager-applet-download-http;"/>
49 </para>
50 </listitem>
51 <listitem>
52 <para>
53 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&network-manager-applet-download-ftp;"/>
54 </para>
55 </listitem>
56 <listitem>
57 <para>
58 Download MD5 sum: &network-manager-applet-md5sum;
59 </para>
60 </listitem>
61 <listitem>
62 <para>
63 Download size: &network-manager-applet-size;
64 </para>
65 </listitem>
66 <listitem>
67 <para>
68 Estimated disk space required: &network-manager-applet-buildsize;
69 </para>
70 </listitem>
71 <listitem>
72 <para>
73 Estimated build time: &network-manager-applet-time;
74 </para>
75 </listitem>
76 </itemizedlist>
77
78 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">NetworkManager Applet Dependencies</bridgehead>
79
80 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
81 <para role="required">
82 <xref linkend="gcr"/>,
83 <xref linkend="gtk3"/>,
84 <xref linkend="iso-codes"/>,
85 <xref linkend="libsecret"/>,
86 <xref linkend="libnotify"/>, and
87 <xref linkend="NetworkManager"/>
88 </para>
89
90 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
91 <para role="recommended">
92 <xref linkend="gobject-introspection"/> and
93 <xref linkend="ModemManager"/>
94 </para>
95
96 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required (Runtime)</bridgehead>
97 <para role="required">
98 <xref role="runtime" linkend="polkit-gnome"/>
99 </para>
100
101 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
102 <para role="optional" revision="sysv">
103 <xref linkend="gc"/> (for linker garbage collection),
104 <xref linkend="gtk-doc"/>,
105 <xref linkend="jansson"/>,
106 <ulink url="&gnome-download-http;/gnome-bluetooth/">
107 GNOME Bluetooth</ulink>, and
108 <ulink url="&gnome-download-http;/mobile-broadband-provider-info">
109 mobile-broadband-provider-info</ulink> (runtime)
110 </para>
111 <para role="optional" revision="systemd">
112 <xref linkend="gc"/> (for linker garbage collection),
113 <xref linkend="gnome-bluetooth"/>,
114 <xref linkend="gtk-doc"/>,
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 \
142 -Dgtk_doc=false .. &amp;&amp;
143ninja</userinput></screen>
144
145 <para>
146 To test the results, issue: <command>ninja test</command>.
147 </para>
148
149 <para>
150 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
151 </para>
152
153<screen role="root"><userinput>ninja install</userinput></screen>
154
155 </sect2>
156
157 <sect2 role="commands">
158 <title>Command Explanations</title>
159
160 <para>
161 <parameter>-Dteam=false</parameter>: This switch disables the team
162 configuration editor since it requires <xref linkend="jansson"/>. If
163 you have Jansson installed, remove this option or set it to "true".
164 </para>
165
166 <para>
167 <parameter>-Denable-selinux=false</parameter>: This switch forcibly
168 disables <application>SELinux</application> support since it is not
169 currently in BLFS and the build will fail without it.
170 </para>
171 <para>
172 <parameter>-Dmobile_broadband_provider_info=false</parameter>: This
173 switch forcibly disables Mobile Broadband Provider support because it
174 is not currently available in BLFS.
175 </para>
176
177 <para>
178 <option>-Dwwan=false</option>: This switch disables WWAN support.
179 Use this if you do not have <xref linkend="ModemManager"/> installed.
180 </para>
181 <para>
182 <option>-Dintrospection=false</option>: Use this if you do not have <xref linkend="gobject-introspection"/> installed.
183 </para>
184 <para>
185 <option>-Dgtk_doc=false</option>: Remove this if you have <xref linkend="gtk-doc"/> installed
186 and want to rebuild the documentation with it.
187 </para>
188
189 </sect2>
190
191 <sect2 role="content">
192 <title>Contents</title>
193
194 <segmentedlist>
195 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
196 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
197 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
198
199 <seglistitem>
200 <seg>
201 nm-applet and nm-connection-editor
202 </seg>
203 <seg>
204 libnma.so <!-- and libnm-gtk.so -->
205 </seg>
206 <seg>
207 <!--/usr/include/{libnma,libnm-gtk},-->
208 /usr/include/libnma and /usr/share/gtk-doc/libnma
209 </seg>
210 </seglistitem>
211 </segmentedlist>
212
213 <variablelist>
214 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
215 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
216 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
217
218 <varlistentry id="nm-connection-editor">
219 <term><command>nm-connection-editor</command></term>
220 <listitem>
221 <para>
222 allows users to view and edit network connection settings.
223 </para>
224 <indexterm zone="network-manager-applet nm-connection-editor">
225 <primary sortas="b-nm-connection-editor">nm-connection-editor</primary>
226 </indexterm>
227 </listitem>
228 </varlistentry>
229
230 <varlistentry id="libnma">
231 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libnma.so</filename></term>
232 <listitem>
233 <para>
234 contains internal functions for the
235 <application>Network Manager GTK+ Interface</application>.
236 </para>
237 <indexterm zone="network-manager-applet libnma">
238 <primary sortas="c-libnma">libnma.so</primary>
239 </indexterm>
240 </listitem>
241 </varlistentry>
242<!--
243 <varlistentry id="libnm-gtk">
244 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libnm-gtk.so</filename></term>
245 <listitem>
246 <para>
247 contains the <application>NetworkManager</application>
248 <application>GTK+</application> bindings.
249 </para>
250 <indexterm zone="network-manager-applet libnm-gtk">
251 <primary sortas="c-libnm-gtk">libnm-gtk.so</primary>
252 </indexterm>
253 </listitem>
254 </varlistentry>
255-->
256
257 </variablelist>
258
259 </sect2>
260
261</sect1>
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