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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 tigervnc-download-http "http://anduin.linuxfromscratch.org/sources/BLFS/conglomeration/tigervnc/tigervnc-&tigervnc-version;.tar.gz">
8 <!ENTITY tigervnc-download-ftp " ">
9 <!ENTITY tigervnc-md5sum "93b935487d0ec33341f079bc402df6b1">
10 <!ENTITY tigervnc-size "1.3 MB">
11 <!ENTITY tigervnc-buildsize "155 MB">
12 <!ENTITY tigervnc-time "0.5 SBU (with parallelism=4)">
13 <!ENTITY tigervnc-xorg-version "1.16.2.901">
14]>
15
16<sect1 id="tigervnc" xreflabel="tigervnc-&tigervnc-version;">
17 <?dbhtml filename="tigervnc.html"?>
18
19 <sect1info>
20 <othername>$LastChangedBy: bdubbs $</othername>
21 <date>$Date: 2014-03-01 00:00:12 -0600 (Sat, 01 Mar 2014) $</date>
22 </sect1info>
23
24 <title>Tigervnc-&tigervnc-version;</title>
25
26 <indexterm zone="tigervnc">
27 <primary sortas="a-tigervnc">tigervnc</primary>
28 </indexterm>
29
30 <sect2 role="package">
31 <title>Introduction to Tigervnc</title>
32
33 <para><application>Tigervnc</application> is an advanced VNC (Virtual
34 Network Computing) implementation. It allows creation of an Xorg server
35 not tied to a physical console and also provides a client for
36 viewing of the remote graphical desktop.
37 </para>
38
39 &lfs77_checked;
40
41 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
42 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
43 <listitem>
44 <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&tigervnc-download-http;"/></para>
45 </listitem>
46 <listitem>
47 <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&tigervnc-download-ftp;"/></para>
48 </listitem>
49 <listitem>
50 <para>Download MD5 sum: &tigervnc-md5sum;</para>
51 </listitem>
52 <listitem>
53 <para>Download size: &tigervnc-size;</para>
54 </listitem>
55 <listitem>
56 <para>Estimated disk space required: &tigervnc-buildsize;</para>
57 </listitem>
58 <listitem>
59 <para>Estimated build time: &tigervnc-time;</para>
60 </listitem>
61 </itemizedlist>
62
63 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Additional Downloads</bridgehead>
64 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
65 <listitem>
66 <para>
67 Required file:
68 <ulink url="http://xorg.freedesktop.org/archive/individual/xserver/xorg-server-&tigervnc-xorg-version;.tar.bz2"/>
69 </para>
70 </listitem>
71 <listitem>
72 <para>
73 Required patch:
74 <ulink url="&patch-root;/tigervnc-&tigervnc-version;-gethomedir-1.patch"/>
75 </para>
76 </listitem>
77 <listitem>
78 <para>
79 Required patch:
80 <ulink url="&patch-root;/tigervnc-&tigervnc-version;-getmaster-1.patch"/>
81 </para>
82 </listitem>
83 <listitem>
84 <para>
85 Required patch:
86 <ulink url="&patch-root;/tigervnc-&tigervnc-version;-xorg116-1.patch"/>
87 </para>
88 </listitem>
89 </itemizedlist>
90
91 <note><para>The version of <application>Xorg</application> is a few versions
92 out of date, but is required for the customizations needed for this
93 package.</para></note>
94
95 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Tigervnc Dependencies</bridgehead>
96
97 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
98 <para role="required">
99 <xref linkend="cmake"/>,
100 <xref linkend="fltk"/>,
101 <xref linkend="gnutls"/>,
102 <xref linkend="libgcrypt"/>,
103 <xref linkend="libjpeg"/>,
104 <xref linkend="pixman"/>, and
105 <xref linkend="xorg7-app"/>
106 </para>
107
108 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
109 <para role="recommended">
110 <xref linkend="imagemagick"/> and
111 <xref linkend="linux-pam"/>
112 </para>
113
114 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
115 <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/tigervnc"/></para>
116
117 </sect2>
118
119 <sect2 role="installation">
120 <title>Installation of Tigervnc</title>
121
122 <para>Install <application>tigervnc</application> by running the following
123 commands:</para>
124
125<screen><userinput>tar -xf ../xorg-server-&tigervnc-xorg-version;.tar.bz2 -C unix/xserver --strip-components=1 &amp;&amp;
126
127patch -Np1 -i ../tigervnc-&tigervnc-version;-gethomedir-1.patch &amp;&amp;
128patch -Np1 -i ../tigervnc-&tigervnc-version;-getmaster-1.patch &amp;&amp;
129
130cmake -G "Unix Makefiles" -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=/usr &amp;&amp;
131make &amp;&amp;
132
133pushd unix/xserver &amp;&amp;
134 patch -Np1 -i ../../../tigervnc-&tigervnc-version;-xorg116-1.patch &amp;&amp;
135 autoreconf -fi &amp;&amp;
136
137 ./configure $XORG_CONFIG \
138 --disable-xwayland --enable-dri3 --disable-dmx \
139 --disable-static --disable-xinerama --disable-dri \
140 --disable-xorg --disable-xnest --disable-xvfb \
141 --disable-xwin --disable-xephyr --disable-kdrive \
142 --disable-devel-docs --disable-config-hal --disable-config-udev \
143 --disable-unit-tests --disable-selective-werror \
144 --without-dtrace --enable-dri2 --enable-glx \
145 --enable-glx-tls --with-pic &amp;&amp;
146 make &amp;&amp;
147popd</userinput></screen>
148
149 <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
150
151 <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
152
153<screen role="root"><userinput>make install &amp;&amp;
154
155cd unix/xserver/hw/vnc &amp;&amp;
156make install &amp;&amp;
157sed -i 's/iconic/nowin/' /usr/bin/vncserver &amp;&amp;
158[ -e /usr/bin/Xvnc ] || ln -svf $XORG_PREFIX/bin/Xvnc /usr/bin/Xvnc</userinput></screen>
159
160 <para>Finally, create a menu entry. As the
161 <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
162
163<screen role="root"><userinput>cat &gt; /usr/share/applications/vncviewer.desktop &lt;&lt; "EOF"
164<literal>[Desktop Entry]
165Type=Application
166Name=TigerVNC Viewer
167Comment=VNC client
168Exec=/usr/bin/vncviewer
169Icon=tigervnc
170Terminal=false
171StartupNotify=false
172Categories=Network;RemoteAccess;</literal>
173EOF</userinput></screen>
174
175 </sect2>
176
177 <sect2 role="commands">
178 <title>Command Explanations</title>
179
180 <para><command>tar .. xorg-server...</command>: This command extracts the
181 standard Xorg packages into the tree in a location needed for modification.</para>
182
183 <para><command>patch ...</command>: This set of patches modifies the standard
184 Xorg server so that the Xvnc command can be built.</para>
185
186 <para><option>--disable ...</option>: Most options that are usually needed for
187 the standard Xorg server are not needed fror the Xvnc instance being built.</para>
188
189 <para><command>[ -e /usr/bin/Xvnc ] || ln ... Xvnc</command>: If the Xvnc server
190 is not installed in the <filename class='directory'>/usr/bin</filename>
191 directory, then create a link so the <command>vncserver</command> script
192 can find it.</para>
193
194 </sect2>
195
196 <sect2 role="configuration">
197 <title>Configuring Tigervnc</title>
198
199 <para>The user specific configuration files of vncserver resides
200 in the <filename class='directory'>.vnc</filename> directory in the user's
201 home directory. The <filename>xstartup</filename> file in that
202 directory is a script specifying what commands to be run
203 when a VNC desktop is started. If no <filename>xstartup</filename> file
204 exists, <command>vncserver</command> will try to start an xterm in a twm
205 session. An example <filename>xstartup</filename> would be:</para>
206
207<screen>#!/bin/sh
208
209[ -x /etc/vnc/xstartup ] &amp;&amp; exec /etc/vnc/xstartup
210[ -r $HOME/.Xresources ] &amp;&amp; xrdb $HOME/.Xresources
211startlxde &amp;</screen>
212
213 </sect2>
214
215 <sect2 role="content">
216 <title>Contents</title>
217
218 <segmentedlist>
219 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
220 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
221 <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
222
223 <seglistitem>
224 <seg>Xvnc,
225 vncconfig,
226 vncpasswd,
227 vncserver,
228 vncviewer, and
229 x0vncserver</seg>
230
231 <seg>libvnc.so</seg>
232 <seg>None</seg>
233 </seglistitem>
234 </segmentedlist>
235
236 <variablelist>
237 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
238 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
239 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
240
241 <varlistentry id="xvnc">
242 <term><command>Xvnc</command></term>
243 <listitem>
244 <para> is a X VNC (Virtual Network Computing) server.
245 It is based on a standard X server, but it has a
246 "virtual" screen rather than a physical one.</para>
247 <indexterm zone="tigervnc xvnc">
248 <primary sortas="b-xvnc">Xvnc</primary>
249 </indexterm>
250 </listitem>
251 </varlistentry>
252
253 <varlistentry id="vncconfig">
254 <term><command>vncconfig</command></term>
255 <listitem>
256 <para>is a program to configure and control a VNC server.</para>
257 <indexterm zone="tigervnc vncconfig">
258 <primary sortas="b-vncconfig">vncconfig</primary>
259 </indexterm>
260 </listitem>
261 </varlistentry>
262
263 <varlistentry id="vncserver">
264 <term><command>vncserver</command></term>
265 <listitem>
266 <para>is a perl script used to start or stop a VNC server.</para>
267 <indexterm zone="tigervnc vncserver">
268 <primary sortas="b-vncserver">vncserver</primary>
269 </indexterm>
270 </listitem>
271 </varlistentry>
272
273 <varlistentry id="vncviewer">
274 <term><command>vncviewer</command></term>
275 <listitem>
276 <para>is a client used to access VNC desktops.</para>
277 <indexterm zone="tigervnc vncviewer">
278 <primary sortas="b-vncviewer">vncviewer</primary>
279 </indexterm>
280 </listitem>
281 </varlistentry>
282
283 <varlistentry id="x0vncserver">
284 <term><command>x0vncserver</command></term>
285 <listitem>
286 <para>is a program to make an X display onm a physical
287 terminal accessible via TigerVNC or compatible viewers.</para>
288 <indexterm zone="tigervnc x0vncserver">
289 <primary sortas="b-x0vncserver">x0vncserver</primary>
290 </indexterm>
291 </listitem>
292 </varlistentry>
293
294 </variablelist>
295
296 </sect2>
297
298</sect1>
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