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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 gnome-desktop-download-http
8 "&gnome-download-http;/gnome-desktop/&gnome-40;/gnome-desktop-&gnome-desktop-version;.tar.xz">
9 <!ENTITY gnome-desktop-download-ftp
10 "&gnome-download-ftp;/gnome-desktop/&gnome-40;/gnome-desktop-&gnome-desktop-version;.tar.xz">
11 <!ENTITY gnome-desktop-md5sum "8914733fa8d28cd8950c2b7ba62d84ec">
12 <!ENTITY gnome-desktop-size "708 KB">
13 <!ENTITY gnome-desktop-buildsize "20 MB">
14 <!ENTITY gnome-desktop-time "0.1 SBU (Using parallelism=4)">
15]>
16
17<sect1 id="gnome-desktop" xreflabel="gnome-desktop-&gnome-desktop-version;">
18 <?dbhtml filename="gnome-desktop.html"?>
19
20 <sect1info>
21 <date>$Date$</date>
22 </sect1info>
23
24 <title>gnome-desktop-&gnome-desktop-version;</title>
25
26 <indexterm zone="gnome-desktop">
27 <primary sortas="a-gnome-desktop">gnome-desktop</primary>
28 </indexterm>
29
30 <sect2 role="package">
31 <title>Introduction to GNOME Desktop</title>
32
33 <para>
34 The <application>GNOME Desktop</application> package contains a library
35 that provides an API shared by several applications on the
36 <application>GNOME</application> Desktop.
37 </para>
38
39 &lfs101_checked;
40
41 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
42 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
43 <listitem>
44 <para>
45 Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&gnome-desktop-download-http;"/>
46 </para>
47 </listitem>
48 <listitem>
49 <para>
50 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&gnome-desktop-download-ftp;"/>
51 </para>
52 </listitem>
53 <listitem>
54 <para>
55 Download MD5 sum: &gnome-desktop-md5sum;
56 </para>
57 </listitem>
58 <listitem>
59 <para>
60 Download size: &gnome-desktop-size;
61 </para>
62 </listitem>
63 <listitem>
64 <para>
65 Estimated disk space required: &gnome-desktop-buildsize;
66 </para>
67 </listitem>
68 <listitem>
69 <para>
70 Estimated build time: &gnome-desktop-time;
71 </para>
72 </listitem>
73 </itemizedlist>
74
75 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">GNOME Desktop Dependencies</bridgehead>
76
77 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
78 <para role="required">
79 <xref linkend="gsettings-desktop-schemas"/>,
80 <xref linkend="gtk3"/>,
81 <xref linkend="iso-codes"/>,
82 <xref linkend="itstool"/>,
83 <xref linkend="libseccomp"/>,
84 <xref linkend="libxml2"/>, and
85 <xref linkend="xkeyboard-config"/>
86 </para>
87
88 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
89 <para role="recommended">
90 <xref linkend="bubblewrap"/> (needed for thumbnailers in Nautilus) and
91 <xref linkend="gobject-introspection"/>
92 </para>
93
94 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
95 <para role="optional">
96 <xref linkend="gtk-doc"/>
97 </para>
98
99 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
100 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/gnome-desktop"/>
101 </para>
102 </sect2>
103
104 <sect2 role="installation">
105 <title>Installation of GNOME Desktop</title>
106
107 <para>
108 Install <application>GNOME Desktop</application> by
109 running the following commands:
110 </para>
111
112<screen><userinput>mkdir build &amp;&amp;
113cd build &amp;&amp;
114
115meson --prefix=/usr \
116 --buildtype=release \
117 -Dgnome_distributor="BLFS" .. &amp;&amp;
118ninja</userinput></screen>
119
120 <!-- Previously, there was a note here on SysV about the Wall Clock tests
121 failing. Since we symlinked the timezones, it works okay now. -->
122 <!--<para>
123 To test the results, run <command>ninja test</command> from a X Terminal
124 or similar. One test, <filename>wallclock-reftest</filename>, is known to
125 fail due to a difference in expecations in the he_IL.UTF-8 locale.
126 </para>-->
127 <!-- This failure is known upstream and seems to be due to a translation
128 update for the Hebrew translation. See
129 https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gnome-desktop/-/issues/149 and
130 https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gnome-desktop/-/merge_requests/70/
131 For some reason, I cannot replicate this on my gcc-10 system.-->
132 <para>
133 This package does not come with a test suite.
134 <!-- "no tests defined." -->
135 </para>
136
137 <para>
138 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
139 </para>
140
141<screen role="root"><userinput>ninja install</userinput></screen>
142
143 </sect2>
144
145 <sect2 role="commands">
146 <title>Command Explanations</title>
147
148 <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude"
149 href="../../xincludes/meson-buildtype-release.xml"/>
150
151 <para>
152 <option>-Dgnome_distributor="Some Name"</option>: Use this
153 parameter to supply a custom name in the <quote>Distributor:</quote>
154 field of the <quote>GNOME About</quote> display window.
155 </para>
156
157 <para>
158 <option>-Dgtk_doc=true</option>: Use this
159 parameter if you wish to build the API documentation.
160 </para>
161
162 <para>
163 <option>-Dinstalled_tests=true</option>: Use this
164 parameter you wish to enable the installed tests.
165 </para>
166
167 </sect2>
168
169 <sect2 role="content">
170 <title>Contents</title>
171
172 <segmentedlist>
173 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
174 <segtitle>Installed Library</segtitle>
175 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
176
177 <seglistitem>
178 <seg>
179 None
180 </seg>
181 <seg>
182 libgnome-desktop-3.so
183 </seg>
184 <seg>
185 /usr/include/gnome-desktop-3.0,
186 /usr/libexec/gnome-desktop-debug,
187 /usr/share/gnome,
188 /usr/share/gtk-doc/html/gnome-desktop3, and
189 /usr/share/help/*/{fdl,gpl,lgpl}
190 </seg>
191 </seglistitem>
192 </segmentedlist>
193
194 <variablelist>
195 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
196 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
197 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
198
199 <varlistentry id="libgnome-desktop-3">
200 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libgnome-desktop-3.so</filename></term>
201 <listitem>
202 <para>
203 contains functions shared by several <application>GNOME</application>
204 applications
205 </para>
206 <indexterm zone="gnome-desktop libgnome-desktop-3">
207 <primary sortas="c-libgnome-desktop-3">libgnome-desktop-3.so</primary>
208 </indexterm>
209 </listitem>
210 </varlistentry>
211
212 </variablelist>
213
214 </sect2>
215
216</sect1>
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