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Last change on this file was 7547bce, checked in by Pierre Labastie <pierre.labastie@…>, 11 days ago

Update to gnumeric-1.12.53

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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 gnumeric-download-http "&gnome-download-http;/gnumeric/1.12/gnumeric-&gnumeric-version;.tar.xz">
8 <!ENTITY gnumeric-download-ftp "&gnome-download-ftp;/gnumeric/1.12/gnumeric-&gnumeric-version;.tar.xz">
9 <!ENTITY gnumeric-md5sum "d771cd81e19441a3dc390b2b03cd1edf">
10 <!ENTITY gnumeric-size "17 MB">
11 <!ENTITY gnumeric-buildsize "330 MB (add 14 MB for tests)">
12 <!ENTITY gnumeric-time "0.8 SBU (Using parallelism=4; add 3.5 SBU for tests)">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="gnumeric" xreflabel="Gnumeric-&gnumeric-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="gnumeric.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <date>$Date$</date>
20 </sect1info>
21
22 <title>Gnumeric-&gnumeric-version;</title>
23
24 <indexterm zone="gnumeric">
25 <primary sortas="a-Gnumeric">Gnumeric</primary>
26 </indexterm>
27
28 <sect2 role="package">
29 <title>Introduction to Gnumeric</title>
30
31 <para>
32 The <application>Gnumeric</application> package contains a
33 spreadsheet program which is useful for mathematical analysis.
34 </para>
35
36 &lfs112_checked;
37
38 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
39 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
40 <listitem>
41 <para>
42 Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&gnumeric-download-http;"/>
43 </para>
44 </listitem>
45 <listitem>
46 <para>
47 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&gnumeric-download-ftp;"/>
48 </para>
49 </listitem>
50 <listitem>
51 <para>
52 Download MD5 sum: &gnumeric-md5sum;
53 </para>
54 </listitem>
55 <listitem>
56 <para>
57 Download size: &gnumeric-size;
58 </para>
59 </listitem>
60 <listitem>
61 <para>
62 Estimated disk space required: &gnumeric-buildsize;
63 </para>
64 </listitem>
65 <listitem>
66 <para>
67 Estimated build time: &gnumeric-time;
68 </para>
69 </listitem>
70 </itemizedlist>
71
72 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Gnumeric Dependencies</bridgehead>
73
74 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
75 <para role="required">
76 <xref linkend="goffice010"/> and
77 <xref linkend="itstool"/>
78 </para>
79
80 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended Runtime</bridgehead>
81 <para role="recommended">
82 an icon theme such as
83 <xref role="runtime" linkend="adwaita-icon-theme"/>,
84 <xref role="nodep" linkend="oxygen-icons5"/>, or
85 <xref role="runtime" linkend="gnome-icon-theme"/>,
86 <xref role="runtime" linkend="x-window-system"/>, and
87 <xref role="runtime" linkend="yelp"/> for the built-in help functionality
88 </para>
89
90 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
91 <para role="optional">
92 <xref linkend="dconf"/> (to prevent some test failures),
93 <xref linkend="gobject-introspection"/>,
94 <xref linkend="pygobject3"/>,
95 <xref linkend="valgrind"/> (for some tests),
96<!-- <xref linkend="guile"/>, Developer: support unmaintained-->
97 <ulink url="http://dblatex.sourceforge.net/">dblatex</ulink> (for PDF docs),
98 <ulink url="http://www.gnome-db.org/">libgda</ulink>,
99 <ulink url="http://www.mono-project.com/">Mono</ulink>,
100 <ulink url="http://pxlib.sourceforge.net/">pxlib</ulink>, and
101 <ulink url="http://frodo.looijaard.name/project/psiconv">Psiconv</ulink>
102 </para>
103
104<!-- Now in "recommendended runtime deps". Keeping as a comment because it
105 is easier to revert
106 <note>
107 <para>
108 Though only a run-time dependency, if you don't install the
109 <xref linkend="yelp"/> package, the built-in help functionality in
110 <application>Gnumeric</application> will not be available.
111 </para>
112 </note>
113-->
114 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
115 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/gnumeric"/>
116 </para>
117 </sect2>
118
119 <sect2 role="installation">
120 <title>Installation of Gnumeric</title>
121
122 <para>
123 Install <application>Gnumeric</application> by running the following
124 commands:
125 </para>
126
127<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr &amp;&amp;
128make</userinput></screen>
129
130 <para>
131 This package must be installed before the test suite is run.
132 </para>
133
134 <para>
135 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
136 </para>
137
138<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
139
140
141 <para>
142 To run the tests, issue <command>make check</command>. Tests should be
143 run from an active X session, and <xref linkend="dconf"/> should be
144 installed to prevent some failures. Four tests are known to fail,
145 one due to a changed test file and three related to valgrind.
146 </para>
147
148 </sect2>
149
150 <sect2 role="commands">
151 <title>Command Explanations</title>
152
153 <para>
154 <option>--enable-pdfdocs</option>: Use this switch if you have
155 installed dblatex and wish to create PDF docs.
156 </para>
157
158 </sect2>
159
160
161 <sect2 role="content">
162 <title>Contents</title>
163
164 <segmentedlist>
165 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
166 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
167 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
168
169 <seglistitem>
170 <seg>
171 gnumeric (symlink), gnumeric-&gnumeric-version;, ssconvert,
172 ssdiff, ssgrep, and ssindex
173 </seg>
174 <seg>
175 libspreadsheet.so
176 </seg>
177 <seg>
178 /usr/include/libspreadsheet-1.12,
179 /usr/lib/gnumeric,
180 /usr/lib/goffice/0.10/plugins/gnumeric,
181 /usr/share/gnumeric, and
182 /usr/share/help/{C,cs,de,es}/gnumeric
183 </seg>
184 </seglistitem>
185 </segmentedlist>
186
187 <variablelist>
188 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
189 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
190 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
191
192 <varlistentry id="gnumeric-prog">
193 <term><command>gnumeric</command></term>
194 <listitem>
195 <para>
196 is a symlink to <command>gnumeric-&gnumeric-version;</command>
197 </para>
198 <indexterm zone="gnumeric gnumeric-prog">
199 <primary sortas="b-gnumeric">gnumeric</primary>
200 </indexterm>
201 </listitem>
202 </varlistentry>
203
204 <varlistentry id="gnumeric-1">
205 <term><command>gnumeric-&gnumeric-version;</command></term>
206 <listitem>
207 <para>
208 is <application>GNOME</application>'s spreadsheet application
209 </para>
210 <indexterm zone="gnumeric gnumeric-1">
211 <primary sortas="b-gnumeric-&gnumeric-version;">gnumeric-&gnumeric-version;</primary>
212 </indexterm>
213 </listitem>
214 </varlistentry>
215
216 <varlistentry id="ssconvert">
217 <term><command>ssconvert</command></term>
218 <listitem>
219 <para>
220 is a command line utility to convert spreadsheet files
221 between various spreadsheet file formats
222 </para>
223 <indexterm zone="gnumeric ssconvert">
224 <primary sortas="b-ssconvert">ssconvert</primary>
225 </indexterm>
226 </listitem>
227 </varlistentry>
228
229 <varlistentry id="ssdiff">
230 <term><command>ssdiff</command></term>
231 <listitem>
232 <para>
233 is a command line utility to compare two spreadsheets
234 </para>
235 <indexterm zone="gnumeric ssdiff">
236 <primary sortas="b-ssdiff">ssdiff</primary>
237 </indexterm>
238 </listitem>
239 </varlistentry>
240
241 <varlistentry id="ssgrep">
242 <term><command>ssgrep</command></term>
243 <listitem>
244 <para>
245 is a command line utility to search spreadsheets for strings
246 </para>
247 <indexterm zone="gnumeric ssgrep">
248 <primary sortas="b-ssgrep">ssindex</primary>
249 </indexterm>
250 </listitem>
251 </varlistentry>
252
253 <varlistentry id="ssindex">
254 <term><command>ssindex</command></term>
255 <listitem>
256 <para>
257 is a command line utility to generate index data for
258 spreadsheet files
259 </para>
260 <indexterm zone="gnumeric ssindex">
261 <primary sortas="b-ssindex">ssindex</primary>
262 </indexterm>
263 </listitem>
264 </varlistentry>
265
266 <varlistentry id="libspreadsheet">
267 <term><filename class="libraryfile">libspreadsheet.so</filename></term>
268 <listitem>
269 <para>
270 contains the gnumeric API functions
271 </para>
272 <indexterm zone="gnumeric libspreadsheet">
273 <primary sortas="c-libspreadsheet">libspreadsheet.so</primary>
274 </indexterm>
275 </listitem>
276 </varlistentry>
277 </variablelist>
278
279 </sect2>
280
281</sect1>
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