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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 "http://pawsa.fedorapeople.org/balsa/balsa-&balsa-version;.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY balsa-download-ftp " ">
9 <!ENTITY balsa-md5sum "b936cfdeedff6f231787dfd9a5c108ba">
10 <!ENTITY balsa-size "4.3 MB">
11 <!ENTITY balsa-buildsize "67 MB">
12 <!ENTITY balsa-time "0.5 SBU">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="balsa" xreflabel="Balsa-&balsa-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="balsa.html" ?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>Balsa-&balsa-version;</title>
24
25 <indexterm zone="balsa">
26 <primary sortas="a-Balsa">Balsa</primary>
27 </indexterm>
28
29 <sect2 role="package">
30 <title>Introduction to Balsa</title>
31
32 <para>
33 The <application>Balsa</application> package contains a
34 <application>GNOME</application>-2 based mail client.
35 </para>
36
37 &lfs91_checked;
38
39 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
40 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
41 <listitem>
42 <para>
43 Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&balsa-download-http;"/>
44 </para>
45 </listitem>
46 <listitem>
47 <para>
48 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&balsa-download-ftp;"/>
49 </para>
50 </listitem>
51 <listitem>
52 <para>
53 Download MD5 sum: &balsa-md5sum;
54 </para>
55 </listitem>
56 <listitem>
57 <para>
58 Download size: &balsa-size;
59 </para>
60 </listitem>
61 <listitem>
62 <para>
63 Estimated disk space required: &balsa-buildsize;
64 </para>
65 </listitem>
66 <listitem>
67 <para>
68 Estimated build time: &balsa-time;
69 </para>
70 </listitem>
71 </itemizedlist>
72
73 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Balsa Dependencies</bridgehead>
74
75 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
76 <para role="required">
77 <xref linkend="aspell"/>,
78 <xref linkend="enchant"/>,
79 <xref linkend="gmime"/>,
80 <xref linkend='gpgme'/>, 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="gtksourceview"/>,
99 <xref linkend="libnotify"/>,
100 <xref linkend="mitkrb"/>,
101 <xref linkend="openldap"/>,
102 <xref linkend="sqlite"/>,
103 <xref linkend="webkitgtk"/>,
104 <ulink url="&gnome-download-http;/yelp-tools/">yelp-tools</ulink>, and
105 <ulink url="https://pypi.python.org/pypi/html2text/">python-html2text</ulink>
106 </para>
107
108 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
109 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/balsa"/></para>
110
111 </sect2>
112
113 <sect2 role="installation">
114 <title>Installation of Balsa</title>
115
116 <para>
117 Install <application>Balsa</application> by running the following
118 commands:
119 </para>
120
121<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr \
122 --sysconfdir=/etc \
123 --localstatedir=/var/lib \
124 --without-html-widget \
125 --without-libnotify &amp;&amp;
126make</userinput></screen>
127
128 <para>
129 This package does not come with a test suite.
130 </para>
131
132 <para>
133 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
134 </para>
135
136<screen role='root'><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
137
138 </sect2>
139
140 <sect2 role="commands">
141 <title>Command Explanations</title>
142
143<!-- Removed from 2.5.3
144 <para>
145 <parameter>- -with-rubrica</parameter>: This parameter is used
146 to provide Rubrica2 address book support.
147 </para>
148-->
149
150 <para>
151 <option>--enable-smime</option>: Use this option to enable S/MIME
152 support if <application>GnuPG-2.x.x</application> is installed.
153 </para>
154
155 <para>
156 <option>--with-canberra</option>: Enable libcanberra support.
157 </para>
158
159 <para>
160 <option>--with-compface</option>: Enable compface support.
161 </para>
162
163 <para>
164 <option>--with-gcr</option>: Use libgcr for TLS support.
165 </para>
166
167 <para>
168 <option>--with-gss</option>: Enable GSSAPI support.
169 </para>
170
171 <para>
172 <option>--with-ldap</option>: Use this option to enable LDAP address
173 book support if <application>OpenLDAP</application> is installed.
174 </para>
175
176 <para>
177 <option>--with-libsecret</option>: Enable strong password
178 support.
179 </para>
180
181 <para>
182 <option>--with-gpgme</option>: Use this option to enable GPG support
183 if <quote><application>GnuPG</application> Made Easy</quote>
184 (<application>GPGME</application>) is installed.
185 </para>
186
187 <para>
188 <option>--with-html-widget</option>: enable the html renderer (remove
189 <parameter>--without-html-widget</parameter>).
190 </para>
191
192 <para>
193 <option>--with-sqlite</option>: Use this option to enable SQLite
194 address book support if <application>SQLite</application> is
195 installed.
196 </para>
197
198 </sect2>
199
200 <sect2 role="configuration">
201 <title>Configuring Balsa</title>
202
203 <sect3>
204 <title>Configuration Information</title>
205
206 <para>
207 All configuration of <application>Balsa</application> is done
208 through the <application>Balsa</application> menu system, with mailbox
209 configuration done with the Settings&mdash;&gt;Preferences menu.
210 </para>
211
212 <para>
213 If you are unable to connect to your ISP, they probably don't
214 support APOP. Disable it in Settings/Preferences/POP3/advanced.
215 </para>
216
217 <para>
218 If you enable filters for your incoming POP3 mail, you must have
219 <xref linkend="procmail"/> installed, as the incoming mail will be
220 handed off to <command>procmail</command> for processing.
221 </para>
222
223 </sect3>
224
225 </sect2>
226
227 <sect2 role="content">
228 <title>Contents</title>
229
230 <segmentedlist>
231 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
232 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
233 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
234
235 <seglistitem>
236 <seg>balsa and balsa-ab</seg>
237 <seg>None</seg>
238 <seg>/etc/sounds/events,
239 /usr/share/balsa,
240 and /usr/share/sounds/balsa</seg>
241 </seglistitem>
242 </segmentedlist>
243
244 <variablelist>
245 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
246 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
247 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
248
249 <varlistentry id="balsa-prog">
250 <term><command>balsa</command></term>
251 <listitem>
252 <para>
253 is a glib based mail client.
254 </para>
255 <indexterm zone="balsa balsa-prog">
256 <primary sortas="b-balsa">balsa</primary>
257 </indexterm>
258 </listitem>
259 </varlistentry>
260
261 <varlistentry id="balsa-ab">
262 <term><command>balsa-ab</command></term>
263 <listitem>
264 <para>
265 is the address-book application used by <command>balsa</command>.
266 </para>
267 <indexterm zone="balsa balsa-ab">
268 <primary sortas="b-balsa">balsa-ab</primary>
269 </indexterm>
270 </listitem>
271 </varlistentry>
272
273 </variablelist>
274
275 </sect2>
276
277</sect1>
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