r2991 - in trunk/BOOK: general/genutils introduction/welcome

igor at linuxfromscratch.org igor at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Nov 21 11:23:47 PST 2004


Author: igor
Date: 2004-11-21 12:23:46 -0700 (Sun, 21 Nov 2004)
New Revision: 2991

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/xscreensaver.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
Applied a bunch of fixes to XScreenSaver, contributed by Randy.

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/xscreensaver.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/xscreensaver.xml	2004-11-21 06:55:06 UTC (rev 2990)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/xscreensaver.xml	2004-11-21 19:23:46 UTC (rev 2991)
@@ -9,7 +9,7 @@
   <!ENTITY xscreensaver-md5sum        " ">
   <!ENTITY xscreensaver-size          "4.2 MB">
   <!ENTITY xscreensaver-buildsize     "90 MB">
-  <!ENTITY xscreensaver-time          " ">
+  <!ENTITY xscreensaver-time          "0.97 SBU">
 ]>
 
 <sect1 id="xscreensaver" xreflabel="XScreenSaver-&xscreensaver-version;">
@@ -59,7 +59,7 @@
 <xref linkend="libjpeg"/>,
 <ulink url="http://linas.org/gle/">GLE</ulink>,
 <ulink url="http://netpbm.sourceforge.net/">Netpbm</ulink>,
-<ulink url="http://www.redellipse.net/code/fortune">fortune-mod</ulink> 
+<ulink url="http://www.ibiblio.org/pub/Linux/games/amusements/fortune/fortune-mod-9708.tar.gz">fortune-mod</ulink> 
 (requires <ulink 
 url="ftp://ftp.gnu.org/pub/gnu/recode/recode-3.6.tar.gz">recode</ulink>), 
 <ulink url="http://www.jwz.org/xdaliclock/">XDaliClock</ulink>,
@@ -77,6 +77,13 @@
 <sect2>
 <title>Installation of <application>XScreenSaver</application></title>
 
+<para><application>XScreenSaver</application> makes some poor choices
+where to put all the files if GNOME is installed. To get around this
+run the following command and see an optional configure switch
+described later below.</para>
+
+<screen><userinput><command>sed -i -e "s, at GNOME_DATADIR@,$GNOME_PREFIX/share," driver/Makefile.in</command></userinput></screen>
+
 <para>Install <application>XScreenSaver</application> by running the following 
 commands:</para>
 
@@ -93,6 +100,11 @@
 This switch allows some demos to be installed setuid root which is
 needed in order to ping other hosts.    
 </para>
+
+<para><option>--with-configdir=/usr/lib/xscreensaver/config</option>:
+If GNOME is installed, you can use this switch to put the
+configuration files in a single directory rather than spreading them
+all over the disk.</para>
     
 </sect2>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2004-11-21 06:55:06 UTC (rev 2990)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2004-11-21 19:23:46 UTC (rev 2991)
@@ -22,6 +22,9 @@
 
 <itemizedlist>
 
+<listitem><para>November 21st, 2004 [igor]: Applied a bunch of fixes to
+XScreenSaver, contributed by Randy.</para></listitem>
+
 <listitem><para>November 21st, 2004 [igor]: NTP: removed setclock
 symlinks in the install-ntp bootscripts target and provided the command
 in the book instead.</para></listitem>




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