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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

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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 gnome-session-download-http "&gnome-download-http;/gnome-session/&gnome-version;/gnome-session-&gnome-session-version;.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY gnome-session-download-ftp "&gnome-download-ftp;/gnome-session/&gnome-version;/gnome-session-&gnome-session-version;.tar.bz2">
9 <!ENTITY gnome-session-md5sum "191dc3a18eb37aca391914b404cf1cd7">
10 <!ENTITY gnome-session-size "661 KB">
11 <!ENTITY gnome-session-buildsize "12.0 MB">
12 <!ENTITY gnome-session-time "0.3 SBU">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="gnome-session" xreflabel="GNOME Session-&gnome-session-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="gnome-session.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>GNOME Session-&gnome-session-version;</title>
24
25 <indexterm zone="gnome-session">
26 <primary sortas="a-GNOME Session">GNOME Session</primary>
27 </indexterm>
28
29 <sect2 role="package">
30 <title>Introduction to GNOME Session</title>
31
32 <para>The <application>GNOME Session</application> package contains
33 the <application>GNOME</application> session manager.</para>
34
35 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
36 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
37 <listitem>
38 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&gnome-session-download-http;"/></para>
39 </listitem>
40 <listitem>
41 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&gnome-session-download-ftp;"/></para>
42 </listitem>
43 <listitem>
44 <para>Download MD5 sum: &gnome-session-md5sum;</para>
45 </listitem>
46 <listitem>
47 <para>Download size: &gnome-session-size;</para>
48 </listitem>
49 <listitem>
50 <para>Estimated disk space required: &gnome-session-buildsize;</para>
51 </listitem>
52 <listitem>
53 <para>Estimated build time: &gnome-session-time;</para>
54 </listitem>
55 </itemizedlist>
56
57 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">GNOME Session Dependencies</bridgehead>
58
59 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
60 <para role="required"><xref linkend="gnome-desktop"/> and
61 <xref linkend="esound"/></para>
62
63 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
64 <para role="optional"><xref linkend="tcpwrappers"/> and
65 <ulink url="http://www.galago-project.org/news/index.php">libnotify</ulink></para>
66
67 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
68 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/gnome-session"/></para>
69
70 </sect2>
71
72 <sect2 role="installation">
73 <title>Installation of GNOME Session</title>
74
75 <para>Install <application>GNOME Session</application> by
76 running the following commands:</para>
77
78<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=$(pkg-config --variable=prefix ORBit-2.0) \
79 --sysconfdir=&gnome-etc-dir; \
80 --mandir=$(pkg-config \
81 --variable=prefix ORBit-2.0)/share/man &amp;&amp;
82make</userinput></screen>
83
84 <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
85
86 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
87
88<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
89
90 </sect2>
91
92 <sect2 role="commands">
93 <title>Command Explanations</title>
94
95 <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude"
96 href="../gnome-prefix.xml"/>
97
98 <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude"
99 href="../gnome-sysconfdir.xml"/>
100
101 <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude"
102 href="../gnome-mandir.xml"/>
103
104 </sect2>
105
106 <sect2 role="content">
107 <title>Contents</title>
108
109 <segmentedlist>
110 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
111 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
112 <segtitle>Installed Directory</segtitle>
113
114 <seglistitem>
115 <seg>gnome-session, gnome-session-properties, gnome-session-remove,
116 gnome-session-save, and gnome-wm</seg>
117 <seg>None</seg>
118 <seg><envar>$GNOME_PREFIX</envar>/share/pixmaps/splash</seg>
119 </seglistitem>
120 </segmentedlist>
121
122 <variablelist>
123 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
124 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
125 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
126
127 <varlistentry id="gnome-session-prog">
128 <term><command>gnome-session</command></term>
129 <listitem>
130 <para>starts up the <application>GNOME</application> desktop.</para>
131 <indexterm zone="gnome-session gnome-session-prog">
132 <primary sortas="b-gnome-session">gnome-session</primary>
133 </indexterm>
134 </listitem>
135 </varlistentry>
136
137 <varlistentry id="gnome-session-utils">
138 <term><command>gnome-session-*</command></term>
139 <listitem>
140 <para>session utilities includes a configuration program and
141 other session management related utilities.</para>
142 <indexterm zone="gnome-session gnome-session-utils">
143 <primary sortas="b-gnome-session-*">gnome-session-*</primary>
144 </indexterm>
145 </listitem>
146 </varlistentry>
147
148 <varlistentry id="gnome-wm">
149 <term><command>gnome-wm</command></term>
150 <listitem>
151 <para>uses the <envar>$WINDOW_MANAGER</envar> environment variable
152 to allow a user to define a window manager of choice. If no
153 <envar>$WINDOW_MANAGER</envar> is defined, <command>gnome-wm</command>
154 defaults to <command>metacity</command> as the default window
155 manager.</para>
156 <indexterm zone="gnome-session gnome-wm">
157 <primary sortas="b-gnome-wm">gnome-wm</primary>
158 </indexterm>
159 </listitem>
160 </varlistentry>
161
162 </variablelist>
163
164 </sect2>
165
166</sect1>
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