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Last change on this file since fd42347a was fd42347a, checked in by Bruce Dubbs <bdubbs@…>, 5 years ago

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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://transmission.cachefly.net/transmission-&transmission-version;.tar.xz">
8 <!ENTITY transmission-download-ftp " ">
9 <!ENTITY transmission-md5sum "3fce404a436e3cd7fde80fb6ed61c264">
10 <!ENTITY transmission-size "3.2 MB">
11 <!ENTITY transmission-buildsize "338 MB">
12 <!ENTITY transmission-time "1.6 SBU (with Qt and GTK gui interfaces)">
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 &lfs7a_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 <para>
104 Install <application>Transmission</application> by running the
105 following commands:
106 </para>
107
108<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr &amp;&amp;
109make</userinput></screen>
110
111 <para>
112 Compile the Qt GUI with the following commands:
113 </para>
114
115<screen><userinput>pushd qt &amp;&amp;
116 qmake qtr.pro &amp;&amp;
117 make &amp;&amp;
118popd</userinput></screen>
119
120 <para>
121 This package does not come with a test suite.
122 </para>
123
124 <para>
125 Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
126 </para>
127
128<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
129
130 <para>
131 If you compiled the Qt GUI, install it by running the following commands
132 as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
133 </para>
134
135<screen role="root"><userinput>make INSTALL_ROOT=/usr -C qt install &amp;&amp;
136
137install -m644 qt/transmission-qt.desktop /usr/share/applications/transmission-qt.desktop &amp;&amp;
138install -m644 qt/icons/transmission.png /usr/share/pixmaps/transmission-qt.png</userinput></screen>
139
140 </sect2>
141
142 <sect2 role="commands">
143 <title>Command Explanations</title>
144
145 <!-- with-gtk is auto detected if gtk3 is present -->
146 <para>
147 <option>--without-gtk</option>: This switch disables building of the
148 <application>GTK+</application> interface if
149 <application>GTK+</application> is present on the system (useful for
150 <application>Qt5</application> or cli only builds).
151 </para>
152
153 </sect2>
154
155 <sect2 role="content">
156 <title>Contents</title>
157
158 <segmentedlist>
159 <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
160 <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
161 <segtitle>Installed Directory</segtitle>
162
163 <seglistitem>
164 <seg>
165 transmission-cli, transmission-create, transmission-daemon,
166 transmission-edit, transmission-gtk, transmission-qt,
167 transmission-remote and transmission-show
168 </seg>
169 <seg>
170 None
171 </seg>
172 <seg>
173 /usr/share/transmission
174 </seg>
175 </seglistitem>
176 </segmentedlist>
177
178 <variablelist>
179 <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
180 <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
181 <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
182
183 <varlistentry id="transmission-cli">
184 <term><command>transmission-cli</command></term>
185 <listitem>
186 <para>
187 is a lightweight, command-line BitTorrent client with scripting
188 capabilities.
189 </para>
190 <indexterm zone="transmission transmission-cli">
191 <primary sortas="b-transmission-cli">transmission-cli</primary>
192 </indexterm>
193 </listitem>
194 </varlistentry>
195
196 <varlistentry id="transmission-create">
197 <term><command>transmission-create</command></term>
198 <listitem>
199 <para>
200 is a command line tool used to create .torrent files.
201 </para>
202 <indexterm zone="transmission transmission-create">
203 <primary sortas="b-transmission-create">transmission-create</primary>
204 </indexterm>
205 </listitem>
206 </varlistentry>
207
208 <varlistentry id="transmission-daemon">
209 <term><command>transmission-daemon</command></term>
210 <listitem>
211 <para>
212 is a daemon-based Transmission session that can be controlled via
213 RPC commands from transmission's web interface or
214 <command>transmission-remote</command>.
215 </para>
216 <indexterm zone="transmission transmission-daemon">
217 <primary sortas="b-transmission-daemon">transmission-daemon</primary>
218 </indexterm>
219 </listitem>
220 </varlistentry>
221
222 <varlistentry id="transmission-edit">
223 <term><command>transmission-edit</command></term>
224 <listitem>
225 <para>
226 is a command-line utility to modify .torrent files' announce URLs.
227 </para>
228 <indexterm zone="transmission transmission-edit">
229 <primary sortas="b-transmission-edit">transmission-edit</primary>
230 </indexterm>
231 </listitem>
232 </varlistentry>
233
234 <varlistentry id="transmission-gtk">
235 <term><command>transmission-gtk</command></term>
236 <listitem>
237 <para>
238 is a GTK+ bittorrent client.
239 </para>
240 <indexterm zone="transmission transmission-gtk">
241 <primary sortas="b-transmission-gtk">transmission-gtk</primary>
242 </indexterm>
243 </listitem>
244 </varlistentry>
245
246 <varlistentry id="transmission-qt">
247 <term><command>transmission-qt</command></term>
248 <listitem>
249 <para>
250 is a Qt bittorrent client.
251 </para>
252 <indexterm zone="transmission transmission-qt">
253 <primary sortas="b-transmission-qt">transmission-qt</primary>
254 </indexterm>
255 </listitem>
256 </varlistentry>
257
258 <varlistentry id="transmission-remote">
259 <term><command>transmission-remote</command></term>
260 <listitem>
261 <para>
262 is a remote control utility for transmission-daemon and transmission.
263 </para>
264 <indexterm zone="transmission transmission-remote">
265 <primary sortas="b-transmission-remote">transmission-remote</primary>
266 </indexterm>
267 </listitem>
268 </varlistentry>
269
270 <varlistentry id="transmission-show">
271 <term><command>transmission-show</command></term>
272 <listitem>
273 <para>
274 is a command line tool to display bittorrent .torrent file metadata.
275 </para>
276 <indexterm zone="transmission transmission-show">
277 <primary sortas="b-transmission-show">transmission-show</primary>
278 </indexterm>
279 </listitem>
280 </varlistentry>
281
282 </variablelist>
283
284 </sect2>
285
286</sect1>
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