source: gnome/applications/network-manager-applet.xml@ 8b0496b

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Last change on this file since 8b0496b was 8b0496b, checked in by Douglas R. Reno <renodr@…>, 3 years ago

Various fixes and comments from my last build

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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 "9f27c962b28bb156dc8a3d10d949afc5">
12 <!ENTITY network-manager-applet-size "1.5 MB">
13 <!ENTITY network-manager-applet-buildsize "65 MB (with tests)">
14 <!ENTITY network-manager-applet-time "0.3 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> like <application>Xfce</application> and
39 <application>LXDE</application>.
40 </para>
41
42 &lfs83_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="gtk3"/>,
83 <xref linkend="iso-codes"/>,
84 <xref linkend="libsecret"/>,
85 <xref linkend="libnotify"/>, and
86 <xref linkend="NetworkManager"/>
87 </para>
88
89 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
90 <para role="recommended">
91 <xref linkend="gobject-introspection"/> and
92 <xref linkend="ModemManager"/>
93 </para>
94
95 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required (Runtime)</bridgehead>
96 <para role="required">
97 <xref role="runtime" linkend="polkit-gnome"/>
98 </para>
99
100 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
101 <para role="optional" revision="sysv">
102 <xref linkend="gc"/> (for linker garbage collection),
103 <xref linkend="jansson"/>,
104 <ulink url="&gnome-download-http;/gnome-bluetooth/">
105 GNOME Bluetooth</ulink>, and
106 <ulink url="&gnome-download-http;/mobile-broadband-provider-info">
107 mobile-broadband-provider-info</ulink> (runtime)
108 </para>
109 <para role="optional" revision="systemd">
110 <xref linkend="gc"/> (for linker garbage collection),
111 <xref linkend="gnome-bluetooth"/>,
112 <xref linkend="jansson"/>, and
113 <ulink url="&gnome-download-http;/mobile-broadband-provider-info">
114 mobile-broadband-provider-info</ulink> (runtime)
115 </para>
116
117 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
118 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/network-manager-applet"/>
119 </para>
120
121 </sect2>
122
123 <sect2 role="installation">
124 <title>Installation of NetworkManager Applet</title>
125
126 <para>
127 Install <application>NetworkManager Applet</application> by running
128 the following commands:
129 </para>
130
131<screen><userinput>mkdir build &amp;&amp;
132cd build &amp;&amp;
133
134meson --prefix=/usr \
135 --sysconfdir=/etc \
136 -Dselinux=false \
137 -Dteam=false \
138 -Dmobile_broadband_provider_info=false .. &amp;&amp;
139ninja</userinput></screen>
140
141 <para>
142 To test the results, issue: <command>ninja test</command>.
143 </para>
144
145 <para>
146 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
147 </para>
148
149<screen role="root"><userinput>ninja install</userinput></screen>
150
151 </sect2>
152
153 <sect2 role="commands">
154 <title>Command Explanations</title>
155
156 <para>
157 <parameter>-Dteam=false</parameter>: This switch disables the team
158 configuration editor since it requires <xref linkend="jansson"/>. If
159 you have Jansson installed, remove this option or set it to "true".
160 </para>
161
162 <para>
163 <parameter>-Denable-selinux=false</parameter>: This switch forcibly
164 disables <application>SELinux</application> support since it is not
165 currently in BLFS and the build will fail without it.
166 </para>
167 <para>
168 <parameter>-Dmobile_broadband_provider_info=false</parameter>: This
169 switch forcibly disables Mobile Broadband Provider support because it
170 is not currently available in BLFS.
171 </para>
172
173 <para>
174 <option>-Denable-wwan=false</option>: This switch disables WWAN support.
175 Use this if you do not have <xref linkend="ModemManager"/> installed.
176 </para>
177 <para>
178 <option>-Dintrospection=false</option>: Use this if you do not have <xref linkend="gobject-introspection"/> installed.
179 </para>
180 <para>
181 <option>-Dgtk_doc=false</option>: Use this if you do not have <xref linkend="gtk-doc"/> installed.
182 </para>
183
184 </sect2>
185
186 <sect2 role="content">
187 <title>Contents</title>
188
189 <segmentedlist>
190 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
191 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
192 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
193
194 <seglistitem>
195 <seg>
196 nm-applet and nm-connection-editor
197 </seg>
198 <seg>
199 libnma.so and libnm-gtk.so
200 </seg>
201 <seg>
202 /usr/include/{libnma,libnm-gtk}, /usr/share/gtk-doc/libnma
203 </seg>
204 </seglistitem>
205 </segmentedlist>
206
207 <variablelist>
208 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
209 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
210 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
211
212 <varlistentry id="nm-connection-editor">
213 <term><command>nm-connection-editor</command></term>
214 <listitem>
215 <para>
216 allows users to view and edit network connection settings.
217 </para>
218 <indexterm zone="network-manager-applet nm-connection-editor">
219 <primary sortas="b-nm-connection-editor">nm-connection-editor</primary>
220 </indexterm>
221 </listitem>
222 </varlistentry>
223
224 <varlistentry id="libnma">
225 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libnma.so</filename></term>
226 <listitem>
227 <para>
228 contains internal functions for the
229 <application>Network Manager GTK+ Interface</application>.
230 </para>
231 <indexterm zone="network-manager-applet libnma">
232 <primary sortas="c-libnma">libnma.so</primary>
233 </indexterm>
234 </listitem>
235 </varlistentry>
236
237 <varlistentry id="libnm-gtk">
238 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libnm-gtk.so</filename></term>
239 <listitem>
240 <para>
241 contains the <application>NetworkManager</application>
242 <application>GTK+</application> bindings.
243 </para>
244 <indexterm zone="network-manager-applet libnm-gtk">
245 <primary sortas="c-libnm-gtk">libnm-gtk.so</primary>
246 </indexterm>
247 </listitem>
248 </varlistentry>
249
250 </variablelist>
251
252 </sect2>
253
254</sect1>
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