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Last change on this file since 45ab6c7 was 45ab6c7, checked in by Xi Ruoyao <xry111@…>, 13 months ago

more SVN prop clean up

Remove "$LastChanged$" everywhere, and also some unused $Date$

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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 balsa-download-http "https://pawsa.fedorapeople.org/balsa/balsa-&balsa-version;.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY balsa-download-ftp " ">
9 <!ENTITY balsa-md5sum "2361369eb566e53ddc2f6afa34eb7a9d">
10 <!ENTITY balsa-size "4.4 MB">
11 <!ENTITY balsa-buildsize "66 MB">
12 <!ENTITY balsa-time "0.2 SBU (Using parallelism=4)">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="balsa" xreflabel="Balsa-&balsa-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="balsa.html" ?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <date>$Date$</date>
20 </sect1info>
21
22 <title>Balsa-&balsa-version;</title>
23
24 <indexterm zone="balsa">
25 <primary sortas="a-Balsa">Balsa</primary>
26 </indexterm>
27
28 <sect2 role="package">
29 <title>Introduction to Balsa</title>
30
31 <para>
32 The <application>Balsa</application> package contains a
33 <application>GNOME</application>-2 based mail client.
34 </para>
35
36 &lfs101_checked;
37
38 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
39 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
40 <listitem>
41 <para>
42 Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&balsa-download-http;"/>
43 </para>
44 </listitem>
45 <listitem>
46 <para>
47 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&balsa-download-ftp;"/>
48 </para>
49 </listitem>
50 <listitem>
51 <para>
52 Download MD5 sum: &balsa-md5sum;
53 </para>
54 </listitem>
55 <listitem>
56 <para>
57 Download size: &balsa-size;
58 </para>
59 </listitem>
60 <listitem>
61 <para>
62 Estimated disk space required: &balsa-buildsize;
63 </para>
64 </listitem>
65 <listitem>
66 <para>
67 Estimated build time: &balsa-time;
68 </para>
69 </listitem>
70 </itemizedlist>
71
72 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Balsa Dependencies</bridgehead>
73
74 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
75 <para role="required">
76 <xref linkend="aspell"/>,
77 <xref linkend="enchant"/>,
78 <xref linkend="gmime3"/>,
79 <xref linkend="gpgme"/>,
80 <xref linkend="gtk3"/>,and
81 <xref linkend="rarian"/>
82 </para>
83
84 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required (Runtime)</bridgehead>
85 <para role="required">
86 <xref role="runtime" linkend="server-mail"/> (that provides a
87 <command>sendmail</command> command)
88 </para>
89
90 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
91 <para role="recommended">
92 <xref linkend="pcre"/>
93 </para>
94
95 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
96 <para role="optional">
97 <xref linkend="compface"/>,
98 <xref linkend="gcr"/>,
99 <xref linkend="gtksourceview"/>,
100 <xref linkend="libcanberra"/>,
101 <xref linkend="libnotify"/>,
102 <xref linkend="libsecret"/>,
103 <xref linkend="mitkrb"/>,
104 <xref linkend="openldap"/>,
105 <xref linkend="procmail"/>,
106 <xref linkend="sqlite"/>,
107 <xref linkend="webkitgtk"/>,
108 <ulink url="https://pypi.python.org/pypi/html2text/">html2text</ulink>,
109 <ulink url="http://clayo.org/osmo/">osmo</ulink>,
110 <ulink url="https://sourceforge.net/projects/rubrica.berlios/">rubrica</ulink>,
111 <ulink url="&gnome-download-http;/yelp-tools/">yelp-tools</ulink>
112 </para>
113
114 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
115 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/balsa"/></para>
116
117 </sect2>
118
119 <sect2 role="installation">
120 <title>Installation of Balsa</title>
121
122 <para>
123 Install <application>Balsa</application> by running the following
124 commands:
125 </para>
126
127<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr \
128 --sysconfdir=/etc \
129 --localstatedir=/var/lib \
130 --without-html-widget \
131 --without-libnotify &amp;&amp;
132make</userinput></screen>
133
134 <para>
135 This package does not come with a test suite.
136 </para>
137
138 <para>
139 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
140 </para>
141
142<screen role='root'><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
143
144 </sect2>
145
146 <sect2 role="commands">
147 <title>Command Explanations</title>
148
149 <!-- Support has been added for this, but the option is still unrecognized.
150 <para>
151 <parameter>- -with-rubrica</parameter>: This parameter is used
152 to provide Rubrica2 address book support.
153 </para>
154 -->
155
156 <!-- configure says this is an invalid option with 2.5.11
157 <para>
158 <option>- -enable-smime</option>: Use this option to enable S/MIME
159 support if <application>GnuPG-2.x.x</application> is installed.
160 </para>
161 -->
162
163 <para>
164 <parameter>--without-html-widget</parameter>: This option disables
165 building the HTML renderer. If you want the HTML renderer to be built,
166 verify that you have <xref linkend="webkitgtk"/> installed, and then
167 remove this option.
168 </para>
169
170 <para>
171 <option>--with-canberra</option>: Enable libcanberra support.
172 </para>
173
174 <para>
175 <option>--with-compface</option>: Enable compface support.
176 </para>
177
178 <para>
179 <option>--with-gcr</option>: Use libgcr for TLS support.
180 </para>
181
182 <para>
183 <option>--with-gss</option>: Enable GSSAPI support.
184 </para>
185
186 <para>
187 <option>--with-ldap</option>: Use this option to enable LDAP address
188 book support if <application>OpenLDAP</application> is installed.
189 </para>
190
191 <para>
192 <option>--with-libsecret</option>: Enable strong password
193 support and support for gnome-keyring to store passwords.
194 </para>
195
196 <!-- configure says this is an invalid option with 2.5.11
197 <para>
198 <option>- -with-gpgme</option>: Use this option to enable GPG support
199 if <quote><application>GnuPG</application> Made Easy</quote>
200 (<application>GPGME</application>) is installed.
201 </para>
202 -->
203
204 <para>
205 <option>--with-sqlite</option>: Use this option to enable SQLite
206 address book support if <application>SQLite</application> is
207 installed.
208 </para>
209
210 </sect2>
211
212<!-- All of this information is invalid. These options no longer exist since
213 Balsa was ported to GTK3.
214 <sect2 role="configuration">
215 <title>Configuring Balsa</title>
216
217 <sect3>
218 <title>Configuration Information</title>
219
220 <para>
221 All configuration of <application>Balsa</application> is done
222 through the <application>Balsa</application> menu system, with mailbox
223 configuration done with the Settings&mdash;&gt;Preferences menu.
224 </para>
225
226 <para>
227 If you are unable to connect to your ISP, they probably don't
228 support APOP. Disable it in Settings/Preferences/POP3/advanced.
229 </para>
230
231 <para>
232 If you enable filters for your incoming POP3 mail, you must have
233 <xref linkend="procmail"/> installed, as the incoming mail will be
234 handed off to <command>procmail</command> for processing.
235 </para>
236
237 </sect3>
238
239 </sect2>
240-->
241
242 <sect2 role="content">
243 <title>Contents</title>
244
245 <segmentedlist>
246 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
247 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
248 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
249
250 <seglistitem>
251 <seg>balsa and balsa-ab</seg>
252 <seg>None</seg>
253 <seg>/etc/sounds/events,
254 /usr/share/balsa,
255 and /usr/share/sounds/balsa</seg>
256 </seglistitem>
257 </segmentedlist>
258
259 <variablelist>
260 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
261 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
262 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
263
264 <varlistentry id="balsa-prog">
265 <term><command>balsa</command></term>
266 <listitem>
267 <para>
268 is a glib based mail client
269 </para>
270 <indexterm zone="balsa balsa-prog">
271 <primary sortas="b-balsa">balsa</primary>
272 </indexterm>
273 </listitem>
274 </varlistentry>
275
276 <varlistentry id="balsa-ab">
277 <term><command>balsa-ab</command></term>
278 <listitem>
279 <para>
280 is the address-book application used by <command>balsa</command>
281 </para>
282 <indexterm zone="balsa balsa-ab">
283 <primary sortas="b-balsa">balsa-ab</primary>
284 </indexterm>
285 </listitem>
286 </varlistentry>
287
288 </variablelist>
289
290 </sect2>
291
292</sect1>
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