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Last change on this file since 551b9389 was 551b9389, checked in by Randy McMurchy <randy@…>, 15 years ago

Minor fixes and clean-up to the core GNOME-2 package instructions including standardizing the text in the 'Command Explanations' section by using xinclude files and changing the creation of symbolic links to using PYTHONPATH so Python can find modules installed in non-standard locations

git-svn-id: svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/trunk/BOOK@6211 af4574ff-66df-0310-9fd7-8a98e5e911e0

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.4//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.4/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7 <!ENTITY GConf-download-http "&gnome-download-http;/GConf/&gnome-version;/GConf-&GConf-version;.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY GConf-download-ftp "&gnome-download-http;/GConf/&gnome-version;/GConf-&GConf-version;.tar.bz2">
9 <!ENTITY GConf-md5sum "d07c2efcaf477cf34225c604a04b6271">
10 <!ENTITY GConf-size "1.8 MB">
11 <!ENTITY GConf-buildsize "29.7 MB">
12 <!ENTITY GConf-time "0.4 SBU">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="GConf" xreflabel="GConf-&GConf-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="GConf.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>GConf-&GConf-version;</title>
24
25 <indexterm zone="GConf">
26 <primary sortas="a-GConf">GConf</primary>
27 </indexterm>
28
29 <sect2 role="package">
30 <title>Introduction to GConf</title>
31
32 <para>The <application>GConf</application> package contains a
33 configuration database system.</para>
34
35 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
36 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
37 <listitem>
38 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&GConf-download-http;"/></para>
39 </listitem>
40 <listitem>
41 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&GConf-download-ftp;"/></para>
42 </listitem>
43 <listitem>
44 <para>Download MD5 sum: &GConf-md5sum;</para>
45 </listitem>
46 <listitem>
47 <para>Download size: &GConf-size;</para>
48 </listitem>
49 <listitem>
50 <para>Estimated disk space required: &GConf-buildsize;</para>
51 </listitem>
52 <listitem>
53 <para>Estimated build time: &GConf-time;</para>
54 </listitem>
55 </itemizedlist>
56
57 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">GConf Dependencies</bridgehead>
58
59 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
60 <para role="required"><xref linkend="ORBit2"/> and
61 <xref linkend="libxml2"/></para>
62
63 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
64 <para role="optional"><xref linkend="gtk2"/>,
65 <xref linkend="openldap"/>,
66 <xref linkend="gtk-doc"/>, and
67 <xref linkend="docbook-utils"/></para>
68
69 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
70 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/gconf"/></para>
71
72 </sect2>
73
74 <sect2 role="installation">
75 <title>Installation of GConf</title>
76
77 <para>Install <application>GConf</application> by running the following
78 commands:</para>
79
80<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=$(pkg-config --variable=prefix ORBit-2.0) \
81 --sysconfdir=&gnome-etc-dir; \
82 --libexecdir=$(pkg-config \
83 --variable=prefix ORBit-2.0)/lib/GConf \
84 --mandir=$(pkg-config \
85 --variable=prefix ORBit-2.0)/share/man &amp;&amp;
86make</userinput></screen>
87
88 <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
89
90 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem>
91 user:</para>
92
93<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
94
95 </sect2>
96
97 <sect2 role="commands">
98 <title>Command Explanations</title>
99
100 <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude"
101 href="../gnome-prefix.xml"/>
102
103 <para><parameter>--sysconfdir=&gnome-etc-dir;</parameter>: This parameter
104 causes the <application>GConf-2</application> configuration database to be
105 built in <filename class="directory">&gnome-etc-dir;</filename> instead of
106 <filename class="directory">$GNOME_PREFIX/etc</filename>. This installation
107 controls all future installations of <application>GConf-2</application>
108 schemas. If you change the location (which includes eliminating this
109 parameter), it <emphasis role='strong'>must</emphasis> be consistent for
110 every subsequent package installation that updates the
111 <application>GConf-2</application> configuration database.</para>
112
113 <para><parameter>--libexecdir=$(pkg-config --variable=prefix
114 ORBit-2.0)/lib/GConf</parameter>: This parameter causes the libexec files
115 to be installed in the preferred location of
116 <filename class="directory">$GNOME_PREFIX/lib/GConf</filename> instead of
117 <filename class="directory">$GNOME_PREFIX/libexec</filename>.</para>
118
119 <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude"
120 href="../gnome-mandir.xml"/>
121
122 <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude"
123 href="../../xincludes/gtk-doc-rebuild.xml"/>
124
125 </sect2>
126
127 <sect2 role="content">
128 <title>Contents</title>
129
130 <segmentedlist>
131 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
132 <segtitle>Installed Library</segtitle>
133 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
134
135 <seglistitem>
136 <seg>gconf-merge-tree and gconftool-2</seg>
137 <seg>libgconf-2.{so,a}</seg>
138 <seg>&gnome-etc-dir;/gconf and the following subdirectories of
139 <envar>$GNOME_PREFIX</envar>/:
140 include/gconf,
141 lib/GConf and
142 share/{GConf, gtk-doc/html/gconf, sgml/gconf}</seg>
143 </seglistitem>
144 </segmentedlist>
145
146 <variablelist>
147 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
148 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
149 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
150
151 <varlistentry id="gconf-merge-tree">
152 <term><command>gconf-merge-tree</command></term>
153 <listitem>
154 <para>merges an xml filesystem hierarchy.</para>
155 <indexterm zone="GConf gconf-merge-tree">
156 <primary sortas="b-gconf-merge-tree">gconf-merge-tree</primary>
157 </indexterm>
158 </listitem>
159 </varlistentry>
160
161 <varlistentry id="gconftool-2">
162 <term><command>gconftool-2</command></term>
163 <listitem>
164 <para>is a command line tool for manipulating the
165 <application>GConf</application> database.</para>
166 <indexterm zone="GConf gconftool-2">
167 <primary sortas="b-gconftool-2">gconftool-2</primary>
168 </indexterm>
169 </listitem>
170 </varlistentry>
171
172 <varlistentry id="libgconf-2">
173 <term><filename class='libraryfile'>libgconf-2.{so,a}</filename></term>
174 <listitem>
175 <para>provide the functions necessary to maintain the
176 configuration database.</para>
177 <indexterm zone="GConf libgconf-2">
178 <primary sortas="c-libgconf-2">libgconf-2.{so,a}</primary>
179 </indexterm>
180 </listitem>
181 </varlistentry>
182
183 </variablelist>
184
185 </sect2>
186
187</sect1>
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