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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.4//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.4/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7 <!ENTITY gnucash-download-http "http://www.gnucash.org/pub/gnucash/sources/stable/gnucash-&gnucash-version;.tar.gz">
8 <!ENTITY gnucash-download-ftp "ftp://ftp.at.gnucash.org/pub/gnucash/gnucash/sources/stable/gnucash-&gnucash-version;.tar.gz">
9 <!ENTITY gnucash-src-md5sum "62f94331936e37ed1b1d28b5a1863bb3">
10 <!ENTITY gnucash-docs-md5sum "9758d8e523530c2509912761e327a9d5">
11 <!ENTITY gnucash-size "7.8 MB">
12 <!ENTITY gnucash-buildsize "110 MB (additional 22 MB for Help documentation)">
13 <!ENTITY gnucash-time "2.9 SBU">
14 <!ENTITY gnucash-docs-version "1.8.5">
15 <!ENTITY gnucash-docs-download "http://www.gnucash.org/pub/gnucash/sources/stable/gnucash-docs-&gnucash-docs-version;.tar.gz">
16]>
17
18<sect1 id="gnucash" xreflabel="GnuCash-&gnucash-version;">
19 <?dbhtml filename="gnucash.html" ?>
20
21 <sect1info>
22 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
23 <date>$Date$</date>
24 </sect1info>
25
26 <title>GnuCash-&gnucash-version;</title>
27
28 <indexterm zone="gnucash">
29 <primary sortas="a-GnuCash">GnuCash</primary>
30 </indexterm>
31
32 <sect2 role="package">
33 <title>Introduction to GnuCash</title>
34
35 <para><application>GnuCash</application> is a personal finance
36 manager.</para>
37
38 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
39 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
40 <listitem>
41 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&gnucash-download-http;"/></para>
42 </listitem>
43 <listitem>
44 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&gnucash-download-ftp;"/></para>
45 </listitem>
46 <listitem>
47 <para>Download MD5 sum: &gnucash-src-md5sum;</para>
48 </listitem>
49 <listitem>
50 <para>Download size: &gnucash-size;</para>
51 </listitem>
52 <listitem>
53 <para>Estimated disk space required: &gnucash-buildsize;</para>
54 </listitem>
55 <listitem>
56 <para>Estimated build time: &gnucash-time;</para>
57 </listitem>
58 </itemizedlist>
59
60 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Additional Downloads</bridgehead>
61 <itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
62 <listitem>
63 <para>Help documentation: <ulink url="&gnucash-docs-download;"/></para>
64 </listitem>
65 <listitem>
66 <para>Download MD5 sum: &gnucash-docs-md5sum;</para>
67 </listitem>
68 </itemizedlist>
69
70 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">GnuCash Dependencies</bridgehead>
71
72 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
73 <para><xref linkend="oaf"/>,
74 <xref linkend="gal1"/>,
75 <xref linkend="gtkhtml1"/>,
76 <xref linkend="libghttp"/>,
77 <xref linkend="gwrap"/> and
78 <xref linkend="slib"/></para>
79
80 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
81 <para><xref linkend="postgresql"/>,
82 <xref linkend="guppi"/>,
83 <xref linkend="scrollkeeper"/>,
84 <xref linkend="doxygen"/>,
85 <ulink url="http://www.graphviz.org/">GraphViz</ulink>,
86 <ulink url="ftp://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/guile/">Guile-www</ulink>,
87 <ulink url="http://perens.com/FreeSoftware/">Electric Fence</ulink></para>
88
89 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional (for On-Line Banking)</bridgehead>
90 <para><ulink url="http://libofx.sourceforge.net/">LibOFX</ulink> (requires
91 <xref linkend="opensp"/> and <xref linkend="curl"/>),
92 <ulink url="http://sourceforge.net/projects/ktoblzcheck">KtoBlzCheck</ulink>,
93 <ulink url="http://sourceforge.net/projects/aqhbci">AqHBCI</ulink>
94 (requires
95 <ulink url="http://sourceforge.net/projects/gwenhywfar">Gwenhywfar</ulink>
96 then
97 <ulink url="http://sourceforge.net/projects/aqbanking">AqBanking</ulink>),
98 and also see
99 <ulink
100 url="http://sourceforge.net/projects/libchipcard">libchipcard</ulink></para>
101
102 </sect2>
103
104 <sect2 role="installation">
105 <title>Installation of GnuCash</title>
106
107 <para>Install <application>GnuCash</application> by running the following
108 commands:</para>
109
110<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/opt/gnome-1.4 \
111 --sysconfdir=/etc --disable-guppi &amp;&amp;
112make</userinput></screen>
113
114 <para>To test the results, issue <command>make check</command> as the
115 <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user as the test suite will
116 attempt to update the <application>SLIB</application> catalog in
117 <filename class='directory'>/usr/share/guile</filename>.</para>
118
119 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
120
121<screen role='root'><userinput>make install &amp;&amp;
122chown -v -R root:root /opt/gnome-1.4/share/gnucash/doc/html/html</userinput></screen>
123
124 <para>If you want to install the Help documentation (requires
125 <xref linkend="scrollkeeper"/> to be installed), unpack the additional
126 tarball, change into the
127 <filename class='directory'>gnucash-docs-&gnucash-docs-version;</filename>
128 source directory and issue the following commands as an unprivileged
129 user:</para>
130
131<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/opt/gnome-1.4 \
132 --localstatedir=/var/lib &amp;&amp;
133make</userinput></screen>
134
135 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
136
137<screen role='root'><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
138
139 </sect2>
140
141 <sect2 role="commands">
142 <title>Command Explanations</title>
143
144 <para><parameter>--prefix=/opt/gnome-1.4</parameter>:
145 <application>GnuCash</application>-&gnucash-version; is a
146 <application>GNOME</application>-1.4 application.</para>
147
148 <para><parameter>--sysconfdir=/etc</parameter>: This installs configuration
149 files in <filename class='directory'>/etc/gnucash</filename> instead of
150 <filename class='directory'>/opt/gnome-1.4/etc/gnucash</filename>.</para>
151
152 <para><parameter>--disable-guppi</parameter>: This compiles
153 <application>GnuCash</application> without support for creating
154 GUI graphs and plots. Remove this option if you have
155 <application>Guppi</application> installed.</para>
156
157 <!-- <para><parameter>-disable-error-on-warning</parameter>: The build will fail
158 if you used <option>-enable-hbci</option>, as a warning is generated. This
159 option forces the build to ignore the warning.</para> -->
160
161 <para><option>--enable-sql</option>: This parameter is required if you want
162 to build in SQL support using <application>PostgreSQL</application>.</para>
163
164 <para><option>--enable-ofx</option>: This parameter is required if you want
165 to build in on-line banking support using
166 <application>LibOFX</application>.</para>
167
168 <para><option>--enable-hbci</option>: This parameter is required if you want
169 to build in on-line banking support using
170 <application>AqBanking</application>/<application>AqHBCI</application>. See
171 <filename>doc/README.HBCI</filename> in the
172 <application>GnuCash</application> source tree for complete information.</para>
173
174 </sect2>
175
176 <sect2 role="configuration">
177 <title>Configuring GnuCash</title>
178
179 <sect3>
180 <title>Configuration Information</title>
181
182 <para>If you wish to use <application>GnuCash</application> to retrieve
183 stock price quotes and stock historical information, you'll need to
184 install the following <application>Perl</application> modules:
185 <xref linkend="perl-lwp"/>, <xref linkend="perl-date-manip"/>,
186 <xref linkend="perl-html-parser"/>, <xref linkend="perl-finance-quote"/>
187 and <xref linkend="perl-finance-quotehist"/>.</para>
188
189 <note>
190 <para><application>GnuCash</application> must be run as
191 <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> once before use. Simply
192 executing <command>gnucash</command> from an <application>X</application>
193 terminal and clicking on the cancel button is sufficient. This must be
194 done prior to setting up accounts as an unprivileged user, due to the
195 fact that <application>GnuCash</application> must update scheme catalogs
196 before it is used.</para>
197 </note>
198
199 </sect3>
200
201 </sect2>
202
203 <sect2 role="content">
204 <title>Contents</title>
205
206 <segmentedlist>
207 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
208 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
209 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
210
211 <seglistitem>
212 <seg>dump-finance-quote, gnc-prices, gnc-test-env, gnucash,
213 gnucash-config, gnucash-env, gnucash-make-guids, gnucash-run-script
214 and update-finance-quote</seg>
215 <seg>libcore-utils.so, libgnc-app-file-gnome.so, libgncgnome.so,
216 libgncmodule.so, libgw-core-utils.so, libgw-gnc.so and numerous
217 support libraries installed in
218 <filename class='directory'>/opt/gnome-1.4/lib/gnucash</filename></seg>
219 <seg>/etc/gnucash,
220 /opt/gnome-1.4/include/gnucash,
221 /opt/gnome-1.4/lib/gnucash,
222 /opt/gnome-1.4/libexec/gnucash,
223 /opt/gnome-1.4/share/gnome/apps/Applications,
224 /opt/gnome-1.4/share/gnome/help/gnucash,
225 /opt/gnome-1.4/share/gnucash,
226 /opt/gnome-1.4/share/omf/gnucash-docs and
227 /opt/gnome-1.4/share/pixmaps/gnucash</seg>
228 </seglistitem>
229 </segmentedlist>
230
231 <variablelist>
232 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
233 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
234 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
235
236 <varlistentry id="gnucash-prog">
237 <term><command>gnucash</command></term>
238 <listitem>
239 <para>is a personal finance manager.</para>
240 <indexterm zone="gnucash gnucash-prog">
241 <primary sortas="b-gnucash">gnucash</primary>
242 </indexterm>
243 </listitem>
244 </varlistentry>
245
246 </variablelist>
247
248 </sect2>
249
250</sect1>
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