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Update to Net-DNS-1.21 (Perl Module).
Update to logrotate-3.15.1.
Update to php-7.3.9.
Update to links-2.20.1.
Update to emacs-26.3.

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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 links-download-http "http://links.twibright.com/download/links-&links-version;.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY links-download-ftp " ">
9 <!ENTITY links-md5sum "1e85d21d7ee75fa32069c29a2f5dccda">
10 <!ENTITY links-size "6.2 MB">
11 <!ENTITY links-buildsize "36 MB">
12 <!ENTITY links-time "0.3 SBU">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="Links" xreflabel="Links-&links-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="links.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>Links-&links-version;</title>
24
25 <indexterm zone="Links">
26 <primary sortas="a-Links">Links</primary>
27 </indexterm>
28
29 <sect2 role="package">
30 <title>Introduction to Links</title>
31
32 <para><application>Links</application> is a text and graphics mode
33 WWW browser. It includes support for rendering
34 tables and frames, features background downloads, can display colors
35 and has many other features.</para>
36
37 &lfs90_checked;
38
39 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
40 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
41 <listitem>
42 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&links-download-http;"/></para>
43 </listitem>
44 <listitem>
45 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&links-download-ftp;"/></para>
46 </listitem>
47 <listitem>
48 <para>Download MD5 sum: &links-md5sum;</para>
49 </listitem>
50 <listitem>
51 <para>Download size: &links-size;</para>
52 </listitem>
53 <listitem>
54 <para>Estimated disk space required: &links-buildsize;</para>
55 </listitem>
56 <listitem>
57 <para>Estimated build time: &links-time;</para>
58 </listitem>
59 </itemizedlist>
60
61 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Links Dependencies</bridgehead>
62
63 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
64 <para role="recommended"><xref linkend="libevent"/></para>
65
66 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
67 <para role="optional">Graphics mode requires at least one of
68 <xref linkend="gpm"/> (mouse support to be used with a framebuffer-based console),
69 <ulink url="http://www.svgalib.org/">SVGAlib</ulink>,
70 <ulink url="http://pkgs.fedoraproject.org/repo/pkgs/directfb/">DirectFB</ulink>, and
71 <xref linkend="x-window-system"/></para>
72
73 <para>For decoding various image formats <application>Links</application>
74 can utilize
75 <xref linkend="libpng"/>,
76 <xref linkend="libjpeg"/>,
77 <xref linkend="librsvg"/>, and
78 <xref linkend="libtiff"/></para>
79
80 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
81 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/LinksBrowser"/></para>
82
83 </sect2>
84
85 <sect2 role="installation">
86 <title>Installation of Links</title>
87
88 <para>Install <application>Links</application> by running the following
89 commands:</para>
90
91<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --mandir=/usr/share/man &amp;&amp;
92make</userinput></screen>
93
94 <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
95
96 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
97
98<screen role='root'><userinput>make install &amp;&amp;
99install -v -d -m755 /usr/share/doc/links-&links-version; &amp;&amp;
100install -v -m644 doc/links_cal/* KEYS BRAILLE_HOWTO \
101 /usr/share/doc/links-&links-version;</userinput></screen>
102
103 </sect2>
104
105 <sect2 role="commands">
106 <title>Command Explanations</title>
107
108 <para><option>--enable-graphics</option>: This switch enables support
109 for graphics mode.</para>
110
111 </sect2>
112
113 <sect2 role="configuration">
114 <title>Configuring Links</title>
115
116 <sect3 id="links-config">
117 <title>Config Files</title>
118
119 <para><filename>~/.links/*</filename></para>
120
121 <indexterm zone="Links links-config">
122 <primary sortas="e-AA.links/*">~/.links/*</primary>
123 </indexterm>
124
125 </sect3>
126
127 <sect3>
128 <title>Configuration Information</title>
129
130 <para><application>Links</application> stores its configuration in per-user
131 files in the <filename class="directory">~/.links</filename> directory. These
132 files are created automatically when <command>links</command> is run for the
133 first time.</para>
134
135 </sect3>
136
137 </sect2>
138
139 <sect2 role="content">
140 <title>Contents</title>
141
142 <segmentedlist>
143 <segtitle>Installed Program</segtitle>
144 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
145 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
146
147 <seglistitem>
148 <seg>links</seg>
149 <seg>None</seg>
150 <seg>/usr/share/doc/links-&links-version;</seg>
151 </seglistitem>
152 </segmentedlist>
153
154 <variablelist>
155 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
156 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
157 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
158
159 <varlistentry id="links">
160 <term><command>links</command></term>
161 <listitem>
162 <para>is a text and graphics mode WWW browser.</para>
163 <indexterm zone="Links links">
164 <primary sortas="b-links">links</primary>
165 </indexterm>
166 </listitem>
167 </varlistentry>
168
169 </variablelist>
170
171 </sect2>
172
173</sect1>
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