r2905 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/welcome x/lib

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Nov 7 10:07:32 PST 2004


Author: randy
Date: 2004-11-07 11:07:30 -0700 (Sun, 07 Nov 2004)
New Revision: 2905

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/x/lib/shared-mime-info.xml
Log:
Updated to shared-mime-info-0.15

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2004-11-07 03:41:33 UTC (rev 2904)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2004-11-07 18:07:30 UTC (rev 2905)
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-<!ENTITY day          "06">
+<!ENTITY day          "07">
 <!ENTITY month        "11">
 <!ENTITY year         "2004">
 <!ENTITY version      "svn-&year;&month;&day;">
@@ -245,7 +245,7 @@
 <!ENTITY GTK2-version                 "2.4.13"> 
 <!ENTITY lesstif-version              "0.93.94">   
 <!ENTITY startup-notification-version "0.6">   
-<!ENTITY shared-mime-info-version     "0.14">   
+<!ENTITY shared-mime-info-version     "0.15">   
 <!ENTITY hicolor-icon-theme-version   "0.5"> 
 <!ENTITY libxklavier-version          "1.03">  
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2004-11-07 03:41:33 UTC (rev 2904)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2004-11-07 18:07:30 UTC (rev 2905)
@@ -22,6 +22,9 @@
 
 <itemizedlist>
 
+<listitem><para>November 7th, 2004 [randy]: Updated to 
+shared-mime-info-0.15.</para></listitem>
+
 <listitem><para>November 6th, 2004 [randy]: Updated intltool to 0.32.1 and 
 moved the instructions to Chapter 10 - General Utilities; added expat as
 a dependency of the XML::Parser Perl Module.</para></listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/x/lib/shared-mime-info.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/x/lib/shared-mime-info.xml	2004-11-07 03:41:33 UTC (rev 2904)
+++ trunk/BOOK/x/lib/shared-mime-info.xml	2004-11-07 18:07:30 UTC (rev 2905)
@@ -6,9 +6,9 @@
 
   <!ENTITY shared-mime-info-download-http "http://freedesktop.org/Software/shared-mime-info/shared-mime-info-&shared-mime-info-version;.tar.gz">
   <!ENTITY shared-mime-info-download-ftp  " ">
-  <!ENTITY shared-mime-info-buildsize     "2.2 MB">
-  <!ENTITY shared-mime-info-size          "348 KB">
-  <!ENTITY shared-mime-info-time          "0.01 SBU">
+  <!ENTITY shared-mime-info-buildsize     "4.4 MB">
+  <!ENTITY shared-mime-info-size          "422 KB">
+  <!ENTITY shared-mime-info-time          "0.03 SBU">
 ]>
 
 <sect1 id="shared-mime-info" xreflabel="shared-mime-info-&shared-mime-info-version;">
@@ -37,10 +37,10 @@
 
 <sect3><title><application>shared-mime-info</application> dependencies</title>
 <sect4><title>Required</title>
-<para>
-<xref linkend="GLib2"/>, <xref linkend="libxml2"/> and <xref
-linkend="perl-modules"/>: XML-Parser
-</para></sect4>
+<para><xref linkend="GLib2"/>, 
+<xref linkend="libxml2"/> and 
+<xref linkend="perl-modules"/>: XML-Parser</para>
+</sect4>
 </sect3>
 
 </sect2>
@@ -48,7 +48,8 @@
 <sect2>
 <title>Installation of <application>shared-mime-info</application></title>
 
-<para>Install <application>shared-mime-info</application> by running the following commands:</para>
+<para>Install <application>shared-mime-info</application> by running the 
+following commands:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput><command>./configure --prefix=/usr &&
 make &&
@@ -57,10 +58,28 @@
 </sect2>
 
 <sect2>
+<title>Configuring <application>shared-mime-info</application></title>
+
+<sect3><title>Configuration information</title>
+
+<para>Some applications 
+(including <application><acronym>GNOME</acronym></application>-2) require 
+a properly set enviroment variable to locate the <acronym>MIME</acronym> 
+database. Satisfy this requirement by setting the following variable in your 
+local shell profile, or the system-wide profile:</para>
+
+<screen><userinput>XDG_DATA_DIRS=/usr/share
+export XDG_DATA_DIRS</userinput></screen>
+</sect3>
+
+</sect2>
+
+<sect2>
 <title>Contents</title>
 
-<para>The <application>shared-mime-info</application> package contains <command>
-update-mime-database</command> and <filename>/usr/share/mime/*</filename>.</para>
+<para>The <application>shared-mime-info</application> package contains 
+<command>update-mime-database</command> and 
+<filename>/usr/share/mime/*</filename>.</para>
 
 </sect2>
 




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