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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>The <application>Balsa</application> package contains a
33 <application>GNOME</application>-2 based mail client.</para>
34
35 &lfs90_checked;
36
37 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
38 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
39 <listitem>
40 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&balsa-download-http;"/></para>
41 </listitem>
42 <listitem>
43 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&balsa-download-ftp;"/></para>
44 </listitem>
45 <listitem>
46 <para>Download MD5 sum: &balsa-md5sum;</para>
47 </listitem>
48 <listitem>
49 <para>Download size: &balsa-size;</para>
50 </listitem>
51 <listitem>
52 <para>Estimated disk space required: &balsa-buildsize;</para>
53 </listitem>
54 <listitem>
55 <para>Estimated build time: &balsa-time;</para>
56 </listitem>
57 </itemizedlist>
58
59 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Balsa Dependencies</bridgehead>
60
61 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
62 <para role="required">
63 <xref linkend="aspell"/>,
64 <xref linkend="enchant"/>,
65 <xref linkend="gmime"/>,
66 <xref linkend='gpgme'/>, and
67 <xref linkend="rarian"/>
68 </para>
69
70 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required (Runtime)</bridgehead>
71 <para role="required">
72 <xref role="runtime" linkend="server-mail"/> (that provides a
73 <command>sendmail</command> command)
74 </para>
75
76 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
77 <para role="recommended">
78 <xref linkend="pcre"/>
79 </para>
80
81 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
82 <para role="optional">
83 <xref linkend="compface"/>,
84 <xref linkend="gtksourceview"/>,
85 <xref linkend="libnotify"/>,
86 <xref linkend="mitkrb"/>,
87 <xref linkend="openldap"/>,
88 <xref linkend="sqlite"/>,
89 <xref linkend="webkitgtk"/>,
90 <ulink url="&gnome-download-http;/yelp-tools/">yelp-tools</ulink>, and
91 <ulink url="https://pypi.python.org/pypi/html2text/">python-html2text</ulink>
92 </para>
93
94 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
95 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/balsa"/></para>
96
97 </sect2>
98
99 <sect2 role="installation">
100 <title>Installation of Balsa</title>
101
102 <para>Install <application>Balsa</application> by running the following
103 commands:</para>
104
105<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr \
106 --sysconfdir=/etc \
107 --localstatedir=/var/lib \
108 --without-html-widget \
109 --without-libnotify &amp;&amp;
110make</userinput></screen>
111
112 <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
113
114 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
115
116<screen role='root'><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
117
118 </sect2>
119
120 <sect2 role="commands">
121 <title>Command Explanations</title>
122
123<!-- Removed from 2.5.3
124 <para><parameter>- -with-rubrica</parameter>: This parameter is used
125 to provide Rubrica2 address book support.</para>
126-->
127
128 <para><option>--enable-smime</option>: Use this option to enable S/MIME
129 support if <application>GnuPG-2.x.x</application> is installed.</para>
130
131 <para><option>--with-canberra</option>: Enable libcanberra support.</para>
132
133 <para><option>--with-compface</option>: Enable compface support.</para>
134
135 <para><option>--with-gcr</option>: Use libgcr for TLS support.</para>
136
137 <para><option>--with-gss</option>: Enable GSSAPI support.</para>
138
139 <para><option>--with-ldap</option>: Use this option to enable LDAP address
140 book support if <application>OpenLDAP</application> is installed.</para>
141
142 <para><option>--with-libsecret</option>: Enable strong password
143 support.</para>
144
145 <para><option>--with-gpgme</option>: Use this option to enable GPG support
146 if <quote><application>GnuPG</application> Made Easy</quote>
147 (<application>GPGME</application>) is installed.</para>
148
149 <para><option>-with-html-widget</option>: enable the html renderer (remove
150 <parameter>--without-html-widget</parameter>).</para>
151
152 <para><option>--with-sqlite</option>: Use this option to enable SQLite
153 address book support if <application>SQLite</application> is
154 installed.</para>
155
156 </sect2>
157
158 <sect2 role="configuration">
159 <title>Configuring Balsa</title>
160
161 <sect3>
162 <title>Configuration Information</title>
163
164 <para>All configuration of <application>Balsa</application> is done
165 through the <application>Balsa</application> menu system, with mailbox
166 configuration done with the Settings&mdash;&gt;Preferences menu.</para>
167
168 <para>If you are unable to connect to your ISP, they probably don't
169 support APOP. Disable it in Settings/Preferences/POP3/advanced.</para>
170
171 <para>If you enable filters for your incoming POP3 mail, you must have
172 <xref linkend="procmail"/> installed, as the incoming mail will be
173 handed off to <command>procmail</command> for processing.</para>
174
175 </sect3>
176
177 </sect2>
178
179 <sect2 role="content">
180 <title>Contents</title>
181
182 <segmentedlist>
183 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
184 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
185 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
186
187 <seglistitem>
188 <seg>balsa and balsa-ab</seg>
189 <seg>None</seg>
190 <seg>/etc/sounds/events,
191 /usr/share/balsa,
192 and /usr/share/sounds/balsa</seg>
193 </seglistitem>
194 </segmentedlist>
195
196 <variablelist>
197 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
198 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
199 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
200
201 <varlistentry id="balsa-prog">
202 <term><command>balsa</command></term>
203 <listitem>
204 <para>
205 is a glib based mail client.
206 </para>
207 <indexterm zone="balsa balsa-prog">
208 <primary sortas="b-balsa">balsa</primary>
209 </indexterm>
210 </listitem>
211 </varlistentry>
212
213 <varlistentry id="balsa-ab">
214 <term><command>balsa-ab</command></term>
215 <listitem>
216 <para>
217 is the address-book application used by <command>balsa</command>.
218 </para>
219 <indexterm zone="balsa balsa-ab">
220 <primary sortas="b-balsa">balsa-ab</primary>
221 </indexterm>
222 </listitem>
223 </varlistentry>
224
225 </variablelist>
226
227 </sect2>
228
229</sect1>
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