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Update to python2-2.7.16.
Update to cracklib-2.9.7.
Update to vala-0.42.6.
Update to xinit-1.4.1.
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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 xinit-download-http "&xorg-download-http;/app/xinit-&xinit-version;.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY xinit-download-ftp "&xorg-download-ftp;/app/xinit-&xinit-version;.tar.bz2">
9 <!ENTITY xinit-md5sum "6d506ab2efc17a08e87778654e099d37">
10 <!ENTITY xinit-size "178 KB">
11 <!ENTITY xinit-buildsize "1.5 MB">
12 <!ENTITY xinit-time "less than 0.1 SBU">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="xinit" xreflabel="xinit-&xinit-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="xinit.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>xinit-&xinit-version;</title>
24
25 <indexterm zone="xinit">
26 <primary sortas="a-xinit">xinit</primary>
27 </indexterm>
28
29 <sect2 role="package">
30 <title>Introduction to xinit</title>
31
32 <para>The <application>xinit</application> package contains a usable script
33 to start the xserver.</para>
34
35 &not-katamari;
36
37 &lfs84_checked;
38
39 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
40 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
41 <listitem>
42 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&xinit-download-http;"/></para>
43 </listitem>
44 <listitem>
45 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&xinit-download-ftp;"/></para>
46 </listitem>
47 <listitem>
48 <para>Download MD5 sum: &xinit-md5sum;</para>
49 </listitem>
50 <listitem>
51 <para>Download size: &xinit-size;</para>
52 </listitem>
53 <listitem>
54 <para>Estimated disk space required: &xinit-buildsize;</para>
55 </listitem>
56 <listitem>
57 <para>Estimated build time: &xinit-time;</para>
58 </listitem>
59 </itemizedlist>
60
61 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">xinit Dependencies</bridgehead>
62
63 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
64 <para role="required">
65 <xref linkend="xorg7-lib"/>
66 </para>
67
68 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended (runtime only)</bridgehead>
69 <para role="recommended">
70 <xref role="runtime" linkend="twm"/>,
71 <xref role="runtime" linkend="xclock"/>, and
72 <xref role="runtime" linkend="xterm2"/> (used in the default <filename>
73 xinitrc</filename> file)
74 </para>
75
76 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
77 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/xinit"/></para>
78
79 </sect2>
80
81 <sect2 role="installation">
82 <title>Installation of xinit</title>
83
84 <para revision='sysv'>First, modify <command>startx</command>, hence the X
85 session starts on the first unused virtual terminal, which normally is
86 vt7:</para>
87 <!--Apparently, this should not be done for systemd systems-->
88
89<screen revision='sysv'><userinput>sed -e '/$serverargs $vtarg/ s/serverargs/: #&amp;/' \
90 -i startx.cpp</userinput></screen>
91
92 <note revision='sysv'>
93 <para>
94 If you have already installed this package without the sed above, there
95 is no need to reinstall. Just modify the installed
96 <command>startx</command>, issuing, as the <systemitem
97 class="username">root</systemitem> user:
98 <command>sed -i '/$serverargs $vtarg/ s/serverargs/: #&amp;/'
99 $XORG_PREFIX/bin/startx</command>
100 </para>
101 </note>
102
103 <para>Install <application>xinit</application> by running the
104 following commands:</para>
105
106<screen><userinput>./configure $XORG_CONFIG --with-xinitdir=/etc/X11/app-defaults &amp;&amp;
107make</userinput></screen>
108
109 <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
110
111 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem>
112 user:</para>
113
114<screen role="root"><userinput>make install &amp;&amp;
115ldconfig</userinput></screen>
116
117 </sect2>
118
119 <sect2 role="content">
120 <title>Contents</title>
121
122 <segmentedlist>
123 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
124 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
125 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
126
127 <seglistitem>
128 <seg>xinit and startx</seg>
129 <seg>None</seg>
130 <seg>None</seg>
131 </seglistitem>
132 </segmentedlist>
133
134 <variablelist>
135 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
136 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
137 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
138
139 <varlistentry id="startx">
140 <term><command>startx</command></term>
141 <listitem>
142 <para>initializes an X session.</para>
143 <indexterm zone="xinit startx">
144 <primary sortas="b-startx">startx</primary>
145 </indexterm>
146 </listitem>
147 </varlistentry>
148
149 <varlistentry id="xinit-bin">
150 <term><command>xinit</command></term>
151 <listitem>
152 <para>is the X Window System initializer.</para>
153 <indexterm zone="xinit xinit">
154 <primary sortas="b-xinit">xinit</primary>
155 </indexterm>
156 </listitem>
157 </varlistentry>
158
159 </variablelist>
160 </sect2>
161
162</sect1>
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