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Last change on this file since 721f994b was 721f994b, checked in by Randy McMurchy <randy@…>, 18 years ago

Added Lynx as an optional dependency and added command descriptions to LessTif; added patch to iptables to fix a build problem; updated Glossary

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.3//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.3/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7 <!ENTITY lesstif-download-http "http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/lesstif/lesstif-&lesstif-version;.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY lesstif-size "3.4 MB">
9 <!ENTITY lesstif-buildsize "40 MB">
10 <!ENTITY lesstif-time "2.73 SBU">
11]>
12
13<sect1 id="lesstif" xreflabel="LessTif-&lesstif-version;">
14<?dbhtml filename="lesstif.html" ?>
15<title>LessTif-&lesstif-version;</title>
16
17<sect2>
18<title>Introduction to <application>LessTif</application></title>
19
20<para>The <application>LessTif</application> package contains an Open
21Source version of <application>OSF/Motif(R)</application>.</para>
22
23<sect3><title>Package information</title>
24<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
25<listitem><para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&lesstif-download-http;"/></para></listitem>
26<listitem><para>Download size: &lesstif-size;</para></listitem>
27<listitem><para>Estimated Disk space required: &lesstif-buildsize;</para></listitem>
28<listitem><para>Estimated build time: &lesstif-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
29</sect3>
30
31<sect3><title><application>LessTif</application> dependencies</title>
32<sect4><title>Required</title>
33<para>X (<xref linkend="xfree86"/> or <xref linkend="xorg"/>)</para></sect4>
34<sect4><title>Optional</title>
35<para><xref linkend="lynx"/></para></sect4>
36</sect3>
37
38</sect2>
39
40<sect2>
41<title>Installation of <application>LessTif</application></title>
42
43<para>Install <application>LessTif</application> by running the following
44commands:</para>
45
46<screen><userinput><command>find -name Makefile.in | \
47 xargs sed -i 's@$(prefix)/LessTif@$(prefix)/share/LessTif@g' &amp;&amp;
48./configure --prefix=/usr \
49 --enable-build-20 \
50 --enable-build-21 \
51 --disable-debug \
52 --enable-production \
53 --disable-build-tests \
54 --with-xdnd &amp;&amp;
55make &amp;&amp;
56make install</command></userinput></screen>
57
58</sect2>
59
60<sect2>
61<title>Command explanations</title>
62
63<para><option>sed -i 's@$(prefix)/LessTif@$(prefix)/share/LessTif@g'</option>:
64This moves the location of the non-FHS compliant
65<filename class="directory">/usr/LessTif</filename> directory to
66<filename class="directory">/usr/share/LessTif</filename>.</para>
67
68<para><option>--enable-build-20</option>: Build the
69<application>Motif</application> 2.0 compatible version of the
70<application>LessTif</application> libraries.</para>
71
72<para>
73<option>--enable-build-21</option>: Also build the
74<application>Motif</application> 2.1 compatible versions.</para>
75
76<para><option>--disable-debug</option>: Do not generate debugging information.
77</para>
78
79<para><option>--enable-production</option>: Build the release version
80of the <application>LessTif</application> libraries.</para>
81
82<para><option>--disable-build-tests</option>: Do not build the
83<filename class="directory">test/</filename> tree (see Testing
84<application>LessTif</application>).</para>
85
86<para><option>--with-xdnd</option>: Enable <acronym>XDND</acronym>
87GNOME compatibility support.</para>
88
89</sect2>
90
91<sect2>
92<title>Configuring <application>LessTif</application></title>
93
94<sect3><title>Configuration Information</title>
95
96<xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="../../lib-config.xml"/>
97
98</sect3>
99
100</sect2>
101
102<sect2><title>Testing <application>LessTif</application></title>
103<para>It is advisable to test the installation of
104<application>LessTif</application> with the test suite located in
105<filename class="directory">lesstif-&lesstif-version;/test</filename>. It is
106not required to install any of the resulting binaries to validate the
107installation. The following commands executed from the source
108directory will suffice:</para>
109
110<screen><userinput><command>cd test &amp;&amp;
111./configure &amp;&amp;
112make</command></userinput></screen>
113
114</sect2>
115
116<sect2>
117<title>Contents</title>
118
119<para>The <application>LessTif</application> package contains
120<command>mxmkmf</command>, <command>mwm</command>,
121<command>xmbind</command>, <command>uil</command> and
122<application>LessTif</application> libraries.</para>
123
124</sect2>
125
126<sect2><title>Description</title>
127
128<sect3><title>mxmkmf</title>
129<para><command>mxmkmf</command> is the <application>LessTif</application>
130version of <command>xmkmf</command> which creates a
131<filename>Makefile</filename> from an <filename>Imakefile</filename></para>
132</sect3>
133
134<sect3><title>mwm</title>
135<para><command>mwm</command> is a window manager that adheres largely to the
136<application>Motif</application> <command>mwm</command> specification.</para>
137</sect3>
138
139<sect3><title>xmbind</title>
140<para><command>xmbind</command> configures the virtual key bindings of
141<application>LessTif</application> applications</para>
142</sect3>
143
144<sect3><title>uil</title>
145<para><command>uil</command> is a user interface language compiler which
146translates a plain text description of the user interface of a
147<application>Motif</application> application into a machine-readable form.
148</para>
149</sect3>
150
151<sect3><title>lesstif libraries</title>
152<para><application>LessTif</application> libraries are an
153<application><acronym>OSF</acronym>/Motif(R)</application> source code
154compatible library for the <application>X</application> Window System.</para>
155</sect3>
156
157</sect2>
158
159</sect1>
160
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