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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 arts-download-http "&kde-download-http;/arts-&arts-version;.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY arts-download-ftp "&kde-download-ftp;/arts-&arts-version;.tar.bz2">
9 <!ENTITY arts-md5sum "62a5e4d522314bab19288e4702480c93">
10 <!ENTITY arts-size "951 KB">
11 <!ENTITY arts-buildsize "30 MB">
12 <!ENTITY arts-time "1.3 SBU">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="aRts" xreflabel="aRts-&arts-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="aRts.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>aRts-&arts-version;</title>
24
25 <indexterm zone='aRts'>
26 <primary sortas='a-ARts'>aRts</primary>
27 </indexterm>
28
29 <sect2 role="package">
30 <title>Introduction to aRts</title>
31
32 <para>The Analog Real-time Synthesizer (<application>aRts</application>)
33 provides sound support for <application>KDE</application> and necessary
34 libraries for <application>kdelibs</application>.</para>
35
36 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
37 <itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
38 <listitem>
39 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&arts-download-http;"/></para>
40 </listitem>
41 <listitem>
42 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&arts-download-ftp;"/></para>
43 </listitem>
44 <listitem>
45 <para>Download MD5 sum: &arts-md5sum;</para>
46 </listitem>
47 <listitem>
48 <para>Download size: &arts-size;</para>
49 </listitem>
50 <listitem>
51 <para>Estimated disk space required: &arts-buildsize;</para>
52 </listitem>
53 <listitem>
54 <para>Estimated build time: &arts-time;</para>
55 </listitem>
56 </itemizedlist>
57
58 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">aRts Dependencies</bridgehead>
59
60 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
61 <para role="required"><xref linkend="qt"/> and
62 <xref linkend="glib2"/></para>
63
64 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
65 <para role="recommended"><xref linkend="libjpeg"/></para>
66
67 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
68 <para role="optional"><xref linkend="libvorbis"/>,
69 <xref linkend="alsa"/>,
70 <xref linkend="audiofile"/>,
71 <xref linkend="libmad"/>,
72 <xref linkend="esound"/>,
73 <xref linkend="nas"/>,
74 <ulink url="http://www.mediaapplicationserver.net/">MAS</ulink>, and
75 <ulink url="http://jackit.sourceforge.net/">JACK</ulink></para>
76
77 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
78 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/arts"/></para>
79
80 </sect2>
81
82 <sect2 role="installation">
83 <title>Installation of aRts</title>
84
85 <para>Install <application>aRts</application> by running
86 the following commands:</para>
87
88<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=&kde-dir; --disable-debug \
89 --disable-dependency-tracking &amp;&amp;
90make</userinput></screen>
91
92 <para>This package does not come with a test suite that works with
93 <application>GCC</application>-&gcc-version;.</para>
94
95 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
96
97<screen role='root'><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
98
99 </sect2>
100
101 <sect2 role="commands">
102 <title>Command Explanations</title>
103
104 <para><parameter>--prefix=&kde-dir;</parameter>: This option
105 tells the process to install the package in
106 <filename class="directory">&kde-dir;</filename>.
107 <application>aRts</application> is installed here as it's required
108 before installing <application>KDE</application>.</para>
109
110 <para><parameter>--disable-debug</parameter>: This option causes the
111 package to be compiled without debugging code.</para>
112
113 <para><parameter>--disable-dependency-tracking</parameter>: This option
114 speeds up one time builds.</para>
115
116 </sect2>
117
118 <sect2 role="content">
119 <title>Contents</title>
120
121 <segmentedlist>
122 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
123 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
124 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
125
126 <seglistitem>
127 <seg>artsd, artswrapper, artsshell, artsplay, artsdsp, artscat, artscontrol,
128 artsc-config, and mcopidl</seg>
129 <seg>aRts libraries</seg>
130 <seg>The following subdirectories of &kde-dir;/: bin, include/arts,
131 include/artsc, and lib/mcop</seg>
132 </seglistitem>
133 </segmentedlist>
134
135 <variablelist>
136 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
137 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
138 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
139
140 <varlistentry id="artsd">
141 <term><command>artsd</command></term>
142 <listitem>
143 <para>is a daemon that provides access to the sound hardware resources.</para>
144 <indexterm zone="aRts artsd">
145 <primary sortas="b-artsd">artsd</primary>
146 </indexterm>
147 </listitem>
148 </varlistentry>
149
150 <varlistentry id="artswrapper">
151 <term><command>artswrapper</command></term>
152 <listitem>
153 <para>is a small wrapper program which simply sets real-time priority
154 (running as <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem>)
155 and then executes <command>artsd</command> as a non-root user.</para>
156 <indexterm zone="aRts artswrapper">
157 <primary sortas="b-artswrapper">artswrapper</primary>
158 </indexterm>
159 </listitem>
160 </varlistentry>
161
162 <varlistentry id="artsshell">
163 <term><command>artsshell</command></term>
164 <listitem>
165 <para>is intended as a utility to perform miscellaneous functions
166 related to the sound server.</para>
167 <indexterm zone="aRts artsshell">
168 <primary sortas="b-artsshell">artsshell</primary>
169 </indexterm>
170 </listitem>
171 </varlistentry>
172
173 <varlistentry id="artsplay">
174 <term><command>artsplay</command></term>
175 <listitem>
176 <para>is a simple utility to play a sound file.</para>
177 <indexterm zone="aRts artsplay">
178 <primary sortas="b-artsplay">artsplay</primary>
179 </indexterm>
180 </listitem>
181 </varlistentry>
182
183 <varlistentry id="artsdsp">
184 <term><command>artsdsp</command></term>
185 <listitem>
186 <para>provides an interim solution that allows most of legacy
187 sound applications to run unchanged.</para>
188 <indexterm zone="aRts artsdsp">
189 <primary sortas="b-artsdsp">artsdsp</primary>
190 </indexterm>
191 </listitem>
192 </varlistentry>
193
194 <varlistentry id="artscat">
195 <term><command>artscat</command></term>
196 <listitem>
197 <para>is a simple utility to send raw audio data to the sound server.</para>
198 <indexterm zone="aRts artscat">
199 <primary sortas="b-artscat">artscat</primary>
200 </indexterm>
201 </listitem>
202 </varlistentry>
203
204 <varlistentry id="artscontrol">
205 <term><command>artscontrol</command></term>
206 <listitem>
207 <para>is a graphical utility for performing a number of tasks
208 related to the sound server.</para>
209 <indexterm zone="aRts artscontrol">
210 <primary sortas="b-artscontrol">artscontrol</primary>
211 </indexterm>
212 </listitem>
213 </varlistentry>
214
215 <varlistentry id="artsc-config">
216 <term><command>artsc-config</command></term>
217 <listitem>
218 <para>is a utility to assist developers using the
219 <application>aRts</application> C API.</para>
220 <indexterm zone="aRts artsc-config">
221 <primary sortas="b-artsc-config">artsc-config</primary>
222 </indexterm>
223 </listitem>
224 </varlistentry>
225
226 <varlistentry id="mcopidl">
227 <term><command>mcopidl</command></term>
228 <listitem>
229 <para>is the Interface Definition Language (IDL) file compiler for MCOP, the
230 Multimedia Communication Protocol used by <application>aRts</application>.</para>
231 <indexterm zone="aRts mcopidl">
232 <primary sortas="b-mcopidl">mcopidl</primary>
233 </indexterm>
234 </listitem>
235 </varlistentry>
236
237 <varlistentry id="libaRts">
238 <term><filename class='libraryfile'>aRts Libraries</filename></term>
239 <listitem>
240 <para>contains functions that support <application>aRts</application>
241 programs.</para>
242 <indexterm zone="aRts libaRts">
243 <primary sortas="c-libaRts">aRts Libraries</primary>
244 </indexterm>
245 </listitem>
246 </varlistentry>
247
248 </variablelist>
249
250 <para>To find out information about <application>aRts</application> and the
251 various programs included in the package, see <ulink
252 url="http://docs.kde.org/development/en/kdemultimedia/artsbuilder/">The
253 <application>aRts</application> Handbook</ulink>. For information in languages
254 other then English, see the <ulink url="http://docs.kde.org/">KDE
255 Documentation</ulink> and navigate to the <application>aRts</application>
256 documentation in your language.</para>
257
258 </sect2>
259
260</sect1>
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