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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 "da3b500b5c939f85071fb1fe3e3efc01">
10 <!ENTITY balsa-size "3.9 MB">
11 <!ENTITY balsa-buildsize "78 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 &lfs7a_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"/> or
64 <ulink url="http://gtkspell.sourceforge.net/">GtkSpell</ulink>
65 (<application>GtkSpell</application> provides on-the-fly as you type
66 spell checking),
67 <xref linkend="enchant"/>,
68 <xref linkend="gmime"/>,
69 <xref linkend="libesmtp"/>, and
70 <xref linkend="rarian"/>
71 </para>
72
73 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
74 <para role="recommended">
75 <xref linkend="pcre"/>
76 </para>
77
78 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
79 <para role="optional">
80 <xref linkend="compface"/>,
81 <xref linkend="gtksourceview"/>,
82 <xref linkend="libnotify"/>,
83 <xref linkend="mitkrb"/>,
84 <xref linkend="server-mail"/> (that provides a
85 <command>sendmail</command> command, note that it is only used if you
86 didn't install the required <application>libESMTP</application>
87 package),
88 <xref linkend="openldap"/>,
89 <xref linkend="openssl"/>,
90 <xref linkend="sqlite"/>,
91 <xref linkend="webkitgtk"/>, and
92 <ulink url="&gnome-download-http;/gtkhtml/">GtkHTML</ulink>
93 </para>
94
95 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional to Build S/MIME Support</bridgehead>
96 <para role="optional">
97 <xref linkend='gpgme'/>
98 </para>
99
100 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
101 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/balsa"/></para>
102
103 </sect2>
104
105 <sect2 role="installation">
106 <title>Installation of Balsa</title>
107
108 <para>Install <application>Balsa</application> by running the following
109 commands:</para>
110
111<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr \
112 --sysconfdir=/etc \
113 --localstatedir=/var/lib \
114 --with-rubrica \
115 --without-html-widget \
116 --without-libnotify \
117 --without-gtkspell &amp;&amp;
118make</userinput></screen>
119
120 <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
121
122 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
123
124<screen role='root'><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
125
126 </sect2>
127
128 <sect2 role="commands">
129 <title>Command Explanations</title>
130
131 <para><parameter>--with-rubrica</parameter>: This parameter is used
132 to provide Rubrica2 address book support.</para>
133
134 <para><option>--with-ssl</option>: Use this option to enable SSL support if
135 <application>OpenSSL</application> is installed.</para>
136
137 <para><option>--with-ldap</option>: Use this option to enable LDAP address
138 book support if <application>OpenLDAP</application> is installed.</para>
139
140 <para><option>--with-sqlite</option>: Use this option to enable SQLite
141 address book support if <application>SQLite</application> is
142 installed.</para>
143
144 <para><option>--with-gpgme</option>: Use this option to enable GPG support
145 if <quote><application>GnuPG</application> Made Easy</quote>
146 (<application>GPGME</application>) is installed.</para>
147
148 <para><option>--enable-smime</option>: Use this option to enable S/MIME
149 support if <application>GnuPG-2.x.x</application> is installed.</para>
150
151 </sect2>
152
153 <sect2 role="configuration">
154 <title>Configuring Balsa</title>
155
156 <sect3>
157 <title>Configuration Information</title>
158
159 <para>All configuration of <application>Balsa</application> is done
160 through the <application>Balsa</application> menu system, with mailbox
161 configuration done with the Settings&mdash;&gt;Preferences menu.</para>
162
163 <para>If you are unable to connect to your ISP, they probably don't
164 support APOP. Disable it in Settings/Preferences/POP3/advanced.</para>
165
166 <para>If you enable filters for your incoming POP3 mail, you must have
167 <xref linkend="procmail"/> installed, as the incoming mail will be
168 handed off to <command>procmail</command> for processing.</para>
169
170 </sect3>
171
172 </sect2>
173
174 <sect2 role="content">
175 <title>Contents</title>
176
177 <segmentedlist>
178 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
179 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
180 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
181
182 <seglistitem>
183 <seg>balsa and balsa-ab</seg>
184 <seg>None</seg>
185 <seg>/usr/share/balsa and /usr/share/sounds/balsa</seg>
186 </seglistitem>
187 </segmentedlist>
188
189 <variablelist>
190 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
191 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
192 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
193
194 <varlistentry id="balsa-prog">
195 <term><command>balsa</command></term>
196 <listitem>
197 <para>
198 is a glib based mail client.
199 </para>
200 <indexterm zone="balsa balsa-prog">
201 <primary sortas="b-balsa">balsa</primary>
202 </indexterm>
203 </listitem>
204 </varlistentry>
205
206 <varlistentry id="balsa-ab">
207 <term><command>balsa-ab</command></term>
208 <listitem>
209 <para>
210 is the address-book application used by <command>balsa</command>.
211 </para>
212 <indexterm zone="balsa balsa-ab">
213 <primary sortas="b-balsa">balsa-ab</primary>
214 </indexterm>
215 </listitem>
216 </varlistentry>
217
218 </variablelist>
219
220 </sect2>
221
222</sect1>
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