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Last change on this file since 59e9311 was 59e9311, checked in by Fernando de Oliveira <fernando@…>, 8 years ago

Updates Git-1.8.5.3 and whois 5.1.1.

git-svn-id: svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/trunk/BOOK@12577 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 V4.5//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 whois-download-http "http://ftp.debian.org/debian/pool/main/w/whois/whois_&whois-version;.tar.xz">
8 <!ENTITY whois-download-ftp "ftp://ftp.debian.org/debian/pool/main/w/whois/whois_&whois-version;.tar.xz">
9 <!ENTITY whois-md5sum "aa4561134a03e22e2d759748ca676a97">
10 <!ENTITY whois-size "76 KB">
11 <!ENTITY whois-buildsize "1.4 MB">
12 <!ENTITY whois-time "less than 0.1 SBU">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="whois" xreflabel="Whois-&whois-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="whois.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>Whois-&whois-version;</title>
24
25 <indexterm zone="whois">
26 <primary sortas="a-Whois">Whois</primary>
27 </indexterm>
28
29 <sect2 role="package">
30 <title>Introduction to Whois</title>
31
32 <para><application>Whois</application> is a client-side application which
33 queries the whois directory service for information pertaining to a
34 particular domain name. This package by default will install two programs:
35 <command>whois</command> and <command>mkpasswd</command>. The
36 <command>mkpasswd</command> command is also installed by the
37 <xref linkend="expect"/> package.</para>
38
39 &lfs74_checked;
40
41 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
42 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
43 <listitem>
44 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&whois-download-http;"/></para>
45 </listitem>
46 <listitem>
47 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&whois-download-ftp;"/></para>
48 </listitem>
49 <listitem>
50 <para>Download MD5 sum: &whois-md5sum;</para>
51 </listitem>
52 <listitem>
53 <para>Download size: &whois-size;</para>
54 </listitem>
55 <listitem>
56 <para>Estimated disk space required: &whois-buildsize;</para>
57 </listitem>
58 <listitem>
59 <para>Estimated build time: &whois-time;</para>
60 </listitem>
61 </itemizedlist>
62
63 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
64 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/whois"/></para>
65
66 </sect2>
67
68 <sect2 role="installation">
69 <title>Installation of Whois</title>
70
71 <para>Build the application with:</para>
72
73<screen><userinput>make</userinput></screen>
74
75 <para>You can install the <command>whois</command> program, the
76 <command>mkpasswd</command> program, and the locale files independently.
77 Control your choice of what is installed with the following commands issued
78 as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
79
80 <note><para>Installing this version of <command>mkpasswd</command> will
81 overwrite the same command installed by <xref
82 linkend="expect"/>.</para></note>
83
84<screen role="root"><userinput>make prefix=/usr install-whois
85make prefix=/usr install-mkpasswd
86make prefix=/usr install-pos</userinput></screen>
87
88 </sect2>
89
90 <sect2 role="content">
91 <title>Contents</title>
92
93 <segmentedlist>
94 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
95 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
96 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
97
98 <seglistitem>
99 <seg>whois and mkpasswd</seg>
100 <seg>None</seg>
101 <seg>None</seg>
102 </seglistitem>
103 </segmentedlist>
104
105 <variablelist>
106 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
107 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
108 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
109
110 <varlistentry id="whois-prog">
111 <term><command>whois</command></term>
112 <listitem>
113 <para>is a client-side application which queries the whois directory
114 service for information pertaining to a particular domain name.</para>
115 <indexterm zone="whois whois-prog">
116 <primary sortas="b-whois">whois</primary>
117 </indexterm>
118 </listitem>
119 </varlistentry>
120 </variablelist>
121
122 </sect2>
123
124</sect1>
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