source: pst/typesetting/dvisvgm.xml@ 8965351

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Last change on this file since 8965351 was 8965351, checked in by Ken Moffat <ken@…>, 12 months ago

asymptote-2.68,
dvisvgm-2.10.1

Also note that the main tests in brotli are ok,
only the python tests are missing test data.

git-svn-id: svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/trunk/BOOK@23937 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 dvisvgm-download-http "https://github.com/mgieseki/dvisvgm/releases/download/&dvisvgm-version;/dvisvgm-&dvisvgm-version;.tar.gz">
8 <!ENTITY dvisvgm-download-ftp " ">
9 <!ENTITY dvisvgm-md5sum "45c1ee62723f138996874e51f7625147">
10 <!ENTITY dvisvgm-size "2.6 MB">
11 <!ENTITY dvisvgm-buildsize "332 MB (49 MB installed, add 950 MB for the tests)">
12 <!ENTITY dvisvgm-time "0.8 SBU (add 0.5 SBU for the tests, both using parallelism=4)">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="dvisvgm" xreflabel="dvisvgm-&dvisvgm-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="dvisvgm.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>dvisvgm-&dvisvgm-version;</title>
24
25 <indexterm zone="dvisvgm">
26 <primary sortas="a-dvisvgm">dvisvgm</primary>
27 </indexterm>
28
29 <sect2 role="package">
30 <title>Introduction to dvisvgm</title>
31
32 <para>
33 The <application>dvisvgm</application> package converts DVI, EPS and
34 PDF files to SVG format.
35 </para>
36
37 &lfs10_checked;
38
39 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
40 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
41 <listitem>
42 <para>
43 Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&dvisvgm-download-http;"/>
44 </para>
45 </listitem>
46 <listitem>
47 <para>
48 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&dvisvgm-download-ftp;"/>
49 </para>
50 </listitem>
51 <listitem>
52 <para>
53 Download MD5 sum: &dvisvgm-md5sum;
54 </para>
55 </listitem>
56 <listitem>
57 <para>
58 Download size: &dvisvgm-size;
59 </para>
60 </listitem>
61 <listitem>
62 <para>
63 Estimated disk space required: &dvisvgm-buildsize;
64 </para>
65 </listitem>
66 <listitem>
67 <para>
68 Estimated build time: &dvisvgm-time;
69 </para>
70 </listitem>
71 </itemizedlist>
72
73 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">dvisvgm Dependencies</bridgehead>
74
75 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
76 <para role="required">
77 <!-- EDITORS: the docs say it needs clipper, but it uses an internal
78 modified version and cannot be built with system clipper -->
79 <xref linkend="brotli"/>,
80 <xref linkend="gs"/> and
81 <xref linkend="potrace"/>
82 </para>
83
84 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
85 <para role="recommended">
86 <xref linkend="woff2"/>
87 </para>
88
89 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
90 <para role="optional">
91 <xref linkend="asciidoc"/> with
92 <xref linkend="xmlto"/> and
93 <xref linkend="libxslt"/> (see command explanations),
94 <ulink url="http://dblatex.sourceforge.net/">dblatex</ulink> (with the above) and
95 <!-- version checked for dvisvgm-2.9, 0.7.3 is mentioned in the
96 news and is the latest version at 2020-03-21
97 maybe change to 'a recent version' if that releases faster -->
98 <ulink url="https://github.com/Cyan4973/xxHash/releases/latest">xxHash</ulink>
99 (the current version is included in the tarball)
100 </para>
101
102 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">
103 User Notes: <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/dvisvgm"/>
104 </para>
105 </sect2>
106
107 <sect2 role="installation">
108 <title>Installation of dvisvgm</title>
109
110<!-- Editors: This is in the book for svg output from asymptote. tested in
111 http://www.linuxfromscratch.org/~ken/asy-nontex-testfiles/asy-test-20200123.tar.xz
112-->
113 <para>
114 To enable the build system to link to
115 <filename class="libraryfile">libkpathsea.so</filename>, as the
116 <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user create a symlink from
117 <filename class="directory">/usr/lib</filename>:
118 </para>
119
120<screen role="root"><userinput>ln -svf /opt/texlive/&texlive-year;/lib/libkpathsea.so /usr/lib</userinput></screen>
121
122 <para>
123 The testsuite assumes that a modern version of <application>Python</application>
124 has been installed as plain <command>python</command>. Adjust it to use
125 <command>python3</command> with the following sed:
126 </para>
127
128<screen><userinput>sed -i 's/python/&amp;3/' tests/Makefile.am</userinput></screen>
129
130 <para>
131 Now install <application>dvisvgm</application> by running the following
132 commands:
133 </para>
134
135<screen><userinput>./autogen.sh &amp;&amp;
136./configure \
137 --bindir=/opt/texlive/&texlive-year;/bin/${TEXARCH} \
138 --mandir=/opt/texlive/&texlive-year;/texmf-dist/doc/man \
139 --with-kpathsea=/opt/texlive/&texlive-year; &amp;&amp;
140make</userinput></screen>
141
142 <para>
143 To test the results, issue: <command>make check</command>.
144 </para>
145
146 <para>
147 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
148 </para>
149
150<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
151
152 </sect2>
153
154 <sect2 role="commands">
155 <title>Command Explanations</title>
156
157 <para>
158 <command>ln -svf /opt/texlive/&texlive-year;/lib/libkpathsea.so /usr/lib</command>:
159 Without this, the program will not link correctly,
160 </para>
161
162 <!-- EDITORS: the doc target to rebuild the manpage (make man) is not
163 recognised unless invoked from the doc directory (unlike make pdf which
164 can be invoked from top-level but needs dblatex), and I see no utility
165 in explaining how to regenerate it. ken -->
166 <para>
167 <command>--with-kpathsea=/opt/texlive/&texlive-year;</command>: This allows
168 the build system to find the headers for <filename
169 class="libraryfile">kpathsea</filename>
170 </para>
171
172 </sect2>
173
174 <sect2 role="content">
175 <title>Contents</title>
176
177 <segmentedlist>
178 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
179 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
180 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
181
182 <seglistitem>
183 <seg>
184 dvisvgm
185 </seg>
186 <seg>
187 None
188 </seg>
189 <seg>
190 None
191 </seg>
192 </seglistitem>
193 </segmentedlist>
194
195 <variablelist>
196 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
197 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
198 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
199
200 <varlistentry id="dvisvgm-prog">
201 <term><command>dvisvgm</command></term>
202 <listitem>
203 <para>
204 converts DVI, EPS and PDF files to the SVG format
205 </para>
206 <indexterm zone="dvisvgm dvisvgm-prog">
207 <primary sortas="b-dvisvgm">dvisvgm</primary>
208 </indexterm>
209 </listitem>
210 </varlistentry>
211
212 </variablelist>
213 </sect2>
214</sect1>
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