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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 "55f745dea500aac52cede98bab8d96e2">
10 <!ENTITY links-size "6.2 MB">
11 <!ENTITY links-buildsize "53 MB">
12 <!ENTITY links-time "0.4 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>
33 <application>Links</application> is a text and graphics mode
34 WWW browser. It includes support for rendering
35 tables and frames, features background downloads, can display colors
36 and has many other features.
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="&links-download-http;"/>
46 </para>
47 </listitem>
48 <listitem>
49 <para>
50 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&links-download-ftp;"/>
51 </para>
52 </listitem>
53 <listitem>
54 <para>
55 Download MD5 sum: &links-md5sum;
56 </para>
57 </listitem>
58 <listitem>
59 <para>
60 Download size: &links-size;
61 </para>
62 </listitem>
63 <listitem>
64 <para>
65 Estimated disk space required: &links-buildsize;
66 </para>
67 </listitem>
68 <listitem>
69 <para>
70 Estimated build time: &links-time;
71 </para>
72 </listitem>
73 </itemizedlist>
74
75 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Links Dependencies</bridgehead>
76
77 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
78 <para role="recommended">
79 <xref linkend="libevent"/>
80 </para>
81
82 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
83 <para role="optional">
84 Graphics mode requires at least one of
85 <xref linkend="gpm"/> (mouse support to be used with a framebuffer-based
86 console),
87 <ulink url="http://www.svgalib.org/">SVGAlib</ulink>,
88 <ulink url="http://pkgs.fedoraproject.org/repo/pkgs/directfb/">
89 DirectFB
90 </ulink>, and
91 <xref linkend="x-window-system"/>
92 </para>
93
94 <para role="optional">
95 For decoding various image formats <application>Links</application>
96 can utilize
97 <xref linkend="libpng"/>,
98 <xref linkend="libjpeg"/>,
99 <xref linkend="librsvg"/>, and
100 <xref linkend="libtiff"/>
101 </para>
102
103 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
104 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/LinksBrowser"/></para>
105
106 </sect2>
107
108 <sect2 role="installation">
109 <title>Installation of Links</title>
110
111 <para>
112 Install <application>Links</application> by running the following
113 commands:
114 </para>
115
116<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --mandir=/usr/share/man &amp;&amp;
117make</userinput></screen>
118
119 <para>
120 This package does not come with a test suite.
121 </para>
122
123 <para>
124 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
125 </para>
126
127<screen role='root'><userinput>make install &amp;&amp;
128install -v -d -m755 /usr/share/doc/links-&links-version; &amp;&amp;
129install -v -m644 doc/links_cal/* KEYS BRAILLE_HOWTO \
130 /usr/share/doc/links-&links-version;</userinput></screen>
131
132 </sect2>
133
134 <sect2 role="commands">
135 <title>Command Explanations</title>
136
137 <para>
138 <option>--enable-graphics</option>: This switch enables support
139 for graphics mode.
140 </para>
141
142 </sect2>
143
144 <sect2 role="configuration">
145 <title>Configuring Links</title>
146
147 <sect3 id="links-config">
148 <title>Config Files</title>
149
150 <para>
151 <filename>~/.links/*</filename>
152 </para>
153
154 <indexterm zone="Links links-config">
155 <primary sortas="e-AA.links/*">~/.links/*</primary>
156 </indexterm>
157
158 </sect3>
159
160 <sect3>
161 <title>Configuration Information</title>
162
163 <para>
164 <application>Links</application> stores its configuration in per-user
165 files in the <filename class="directory">~/.links</filename> directory.
166 These files are created automatically when <command>links</command> is
167 run for the first time.
168 </para>
169
170 </sect3>
171
172 </sect2>
173
174 <sect2 role="content">
175 <title>Contents</title>
176
177 <segmentedlist>
178 <segtitle>Installed Program</segtitle>
179 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
180 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
181
182 <seglistitem>
183 <seg>links</seg>
184 <seg>None</seg>
185 <seg>/usr/share/doc/links-&links-version;</seg>
186 </seglistitem>
187 </segmentedlist>
188
189 <variablelist>
190 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
191 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
192 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
193
194 <varlistentry id="links">
195 <term><command>links</command></term>
196 <listitem>
197 <para>
198 is a text and graphics mode WWW browser
199 </para>
200 <indexterm zone="Links links">
201 <primary sortas="b-links">links</primary>
202 </indexterm>
203 </listitem>
204 </varlistentry>
205
206 </variablelist>
207
208 </sect2>
209
210</sect1>
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