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Last change on this file since 6226419 was 6226419, checked in by Bruce Dubbs <bdubbs@…>, 4 years ago

Update to transmission-2.93

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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 transmission-download-http "https://raw.githubusercontent.com/transmission/transmission-releases/master/transmission-&transmission-version;.tar.xz">
8 <!ENTITY transmission-download-ftp " ">
9 <!ENTITY transmission-md5sum "a1b8113ebc3402787312ecb443d9d3c1">
10 <!ENTITY transmission-size "3.2 MB">
11 <!ENTITY transmission-buildsize "244 MB">
12 <!ENTITY transmission-time "0.4 SBU (with Qt and GTK gui interfaces; using parallelism=4)">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="transmission" xreflabel="Transmission-&transmission-version;">
16 <?dbhtml filename="transmission.html"?>
17
18 <sect1info>
19 <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
20 <date>$Date$</date>
21 </sect1info>
22
23 <title>Transmission-&transmission-version;</title>
24
25 <indexterm zone="transmission">
26 <primary sortas="a-Transmission">Transmission</primary>
27 </indexterm>
28
29 <sect2 role="package">
30 <title>Introduction to Transmission</title>
31
32 <para>
33 <application>Transmission</application> is a cross-platform, open source
34 BitTorrent client. This is useful for downloading large files (such as
35 Linux ISOs) and reduces the need for the distributors to provide server
36 bandwidth.
37 </para>
38
39 &lfs81_checked;
40
41 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
42 <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
43 <listitem>
44 <para>
45 Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&transmission-download-http;"/>
46 </para>
47 </listitem>
48 <listitem>
49 <para>
50 Download (FTP): <ulink url="&transmission-download-ftp;"/>
51 </para>
52 </listitem>
53 <listitem>
54 <para>
55 Download MD5 sum: &transmission-md5sum;
56 </para>
57 </listitem>
58 <listitem>
59 <para>
60 Download size: &transmission-size;
61 </para>
62 </listitem>
63 <listitem>
64 <para>
65 Estimated disk space required: &transmission-buildsize;
66 </para>
67 </listitem>
68 <listitem>
69 <para>
70 Estimated build time: &transmission-time;
71 </para>
72 </listitem>
73 </itemizedlist>
74
75 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Transmission Dependencies</bridgehead>
76
77 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
78 <para role="required">
79 <xref linkend="curl"/>,
80 <xref linkend="libevent"/>, and
81 <xref linkend="openssl"/>
82 </para>
83
84 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended (to build a GUI)</bridgehead>
85 <para role="recommended">
86 <xref linkend="gtk3"/> and
87 <xref linkend="qt5"/>
88 </para>
89
90 <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
91 <para role="optional">
92 <xref linkend="doxygen"/> and
93 <xref linkend="gdb"/>
94 </para>
95
96 <para condition="html" role="usernotes">
97 User Notes: <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/transmission"/>
98 </para>
99 </sect2>
100
101 <sect2 role="installation">
102 <title>Installation of Transmission</title>
103
104 <para>
105 Install <application>Transmission</application> by running the
106 following commands:
107 </para>
108
109<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr &amp;&amp;
110make</userinput></screen>
111
112 <para>
113 Compile the Qt GUI with the following commands:
114 </para>
115
116<screen><userinput>pushd qt &amp;&amp;
117 qmake qtr.pro &amp;&amp;
118 make &amp;&amp;
119popd</userinput></screen>
120
121 <para>
122 This package does not come with a test suite.
123 </para>
124
125 <para>
126 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
127 </para>
128
129<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
130
131 <para>
132 If you compiled the Qt GUI, install it by running the following commands
133 as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
134 </para>
135
136<screen role="root"><userinput>make INSTALL_ROOT=/usr -C qt install &amp;&amp;
137
138install -m644 qt/transmission-qt.desktop /usr/share/applications/transmission-qt.desktop &amp;&amp;
139install -m644 qt/icons/transmission.png /usr/share/pixmaps/transmission-qt.png</userinput></screen>
140
141 </sect2>
142
143 <sect2 role="commands">
144 <title>Command Explanations</title>
145
146 <!-- with-gtk is auto detected if gtk3 is present -->
147 <para>
148 <option>--without-gtk</option>: This switch disables building of the
149 <application>GTK+</application> interface if
150 <application>GTK+</application> is present on the system (useful for
151 <application>Qt5</application> or cli only builds).
152 </para>
153
154 </sect2>
155
156 <sect2 role="content">
157 <title>Contents</title>
158
159 <segmentedlist>
160 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
161 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
162 <segtitle>Installed Directory</segtitle>
163
164 <seglistitem>
165 <seg>
166 transmission-cli, transmission-create, transmission-daemon,
167 transmission-edit, transmission-gtk, transmission-qt,
168 transmission-remote and transmission-show
169 </seg>
170 <seg>
171 None
172 </seg>
173 <seg>
174 /usr/share/transmission
175 </seg>
176 </seglistitem>
177 </segmentedlist>
178
179 <variablelist>
180 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
181 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
182 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
183
184 <varlistentry id="transmission-cli">
185 <term><command>transmission-cli</command></term>
186 <listitem>
187 <para>
188 is a lightweight, command-line BitTorrent client with scripting
189 capabilities.
190 </para>
191 <indexterm zone="transmission transmission-cli">
192 <primary sortas="b-transmission-cli">transmission-cli</primary>
193 </indexterm>
194 </listitem>
195 </varlistentry>
196
197 <varlistentry id="transmission-create">
198 <term><command>transmission-create</command></term>
199 <listitem>
200 <para>
201 is a command line tool used to create .torrent files.
202 </para>
203 <indexterm zone="transmission transmission-create">
204 <primary sortas="b-transmission-create">transmission-create</primary>
205 </indexterm>
206 </listitem>
207 </varlistentry>
208
209 <varlistentry id="transmission-daemon">
210 <term><command>transmission-daemon</command></term>
211 <listitem>
212 <para>
213 is a daemon-based Transmission session that can be controlled via
214 RPC commands from transmission's web interface or
215 <command>transmission-remote</command>.
216 </para>
217 <indexterm zone="transmission transmission-daemon">
218 <primary sortas="b-transmission-daemon">transmission-daemon</primary>
219 </indexterm>
220 </listitem>
221 </varlistentry>
222
223 <varlistentry id="transmission-edit">
224 <term><command>transmission-edit</command></term>
225 <listitem>
226 <para>
227 is a command-line utility to modify .torrent files' announce URLs.
228 </para>
229 <indexterm zone="transmission transmission-edit">
230 <primary sortas="b-transmission-edit">transmission-edit</primary>
231 </indexterm>
232 </listitem>
233 </varlistentry>
234
235 <varlistentry id="transmission-gtk">
236 <term><command>transmission-gtk</command></term>
237 <listitem>
238 <para>
239 is a GTK+ bittorrent client.
240 </para>
241 <indexterm zone="transmission transmission-gtk">
242 <primary sortas="b-transmission-gtk">transmission-gtk</primary>
243 </indexterm>
244 </listitem>
245 </varlistentry>
246
247 <varlistentry id="transmission-qt">
248 <term><command>transmission-qt</command></term>
249 <listitem>
250 <para>
251 is a Qt bittorrent client.
252 </para>
253 <indexterm zone="transmission transmission-qt">
254 <primary sortas="b-transmission-qt">transmission-qt</primary>
255 </indexterm>
256 </listitem>
257 </varlistentry>
258
259 <varlistentry id="transmission-remote">
260 <term><command>transmission-remote</command></term>
261 <listitem>
262 <para>
263 is a remote control utility for transmission-daemon and transmission.
264 </para>
265 <indexterm zone="transmission transmission-remote">
266 <primary sortas="b-transmission-remote">transmission-remote</primary>
267 </indexterm>
268 </listitem>
269 </varlistentry>
270
271 <varlistentry id="transmission-show">
272 <term><command>transmission-show</command></term>
273 <listitem>
274 <para>
275 is a command line tool to display bittorrent .torrent file metadata.
276 </para>
277 <indexterm zone="transmission transmission-show">
278 <primary sortas="b-transmission-show">transmission-show</primary>
279 </indexterm>
280 </listitem>
281 </varlistentry>
282
283 </variablelist>
284
285 </sect2>
286
287</sect1>
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