r3058 - in trunk/BOOK: gnome/add introduction/welcome

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Nov 29 08:49:40 PST 2004


Author: randy
Date: 2004-11-29 09:49:40 -0700 (Mon, 29 Nov 2004)
New Revision: 3058

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/gnome/add/gnome-games.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
Updated to GNOME Games-2.8.1

Modified: trunk/BOOK/gnome/add/gnome-games.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/gnome/add/gnome-games.xml	2004-11-29 16:00:14 UTC (rev 3057)
+++ trunk/BOOK/gnome/add/gnome-games.xml	2004-11-29 16:49:40 UTC (rev 3058)
@@ -4,12 +4,12 @@
   <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
   %general-entities;
 
-<!ENTITY gnome-games-download-http "http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/gnome-games/2.6/gnome-games-&gnome-games-version;.tar.bz2">
-<!ENTITY gnome-games-download-ftp "ftp://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/gnome-games/2.6/gnome-games-&gnome-games-version;.tar.bz2">
-<!ENTITY gnome-games-size "7.9 MB">
-<!ENTITY gnome-games-buildsize "92 MB">
-<!ENTITY gnome-games-time "0.99 SBU">
-
+<!ENTITY gnome-games-download-http "http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/gnome-games/&gnome-version;/gnome-games-&gnome-games-version;.tar.bz2">
+<!ENTITY gnome-games-download-ftp "ftp://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/gnome-games/&gnome-version;/gnome-games-&gnome-games-version;.tar.bz2">
+<!ENTITY gnome-games-md5sum "d3c675e29c835cfa765fbd6ae4a289cc">
+<!ENTITY gnome-games-size "5.9 MB">
+<!ENTITY gnome-games-buildsize "72 MB">
+<!ENTITY gnome-games-time "0.98 SBU">
 ]>
 
 <sect1 id="gnome-games" xreflabel="GNOME Games-&gnome-games-version;">
@@ -21,9 +21,18 @@
 <title>GNOME Games-&gnome-games-version;</title>
 
 <sect2>
-<title>Introduction to <application><acronym>GNOME</acronym> Games</application></title>
+<title>Introduction to <application><acronym>GNOME</acronym> 
+Games</application></title>
 
-<para>The <application><acronym>GNOME</acronym> Games</application> package contains games.</para>
+<para>The <application><acronym>GNOME</acronym> Games</application> package 
+contains games. 
+Starting with <application><acronym>GNOME</acronym></application>-2.8, the
+background graphics, artwork and themes for the games are now supplied in a 
+separate package. You can download the 
+<application><acronym>GNOME</acronym></application> Games Extra Data package 
+from <ulink 
+url="http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/gnome-games-extra-data/&gnome-version;/"/>.
+</para>
 
 <sect3><title>Package information</title>
 <itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
@@ -31,31 +40,32 @@
 url="&gnome-games-download-http;"/></para></listitem>
 <listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink
 url="&gnome-games-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
+<listitem><para>Download MD5 sum: &gnome-games-md5sum;</para></listitem>
 <listitem><para>Download size: &gnome-games-size;</para></listitem>
-<listitem><para>Estimated Disk space required:
+<listitem><para>Estimated disk space required:
 &gnome-games-buildsize;</para></listitem>
 <listitem><para>Estimated build time:
 &gnome-games-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
 </sect3>
-                                                                                
-<sect3><title><application><acronym>GNOME</acronym> Games</application> dependencies</title>
+
+<sect3><title><application><acronym>GNOME</acronym> Games</application> 
+dependencies</title>
 <sect4><title>Required</title>
-<para>
-<xref linkend="libgnomeui"/>,
-<xref linkend="scrollkeeper"/> and
-<xref linkend="librsvg"/>
-</para></sect4>
+<para><xref linkend="libgnomeui"/>, 
+<xref linkend="scrollkeeper"/> and 
+<xref linkend="librsvg"/></para>
+</sect4>
+
 <sect4><title>Optional</title>
-<para>
-<xref linkend="esound"/> and
-<xref linkend="guile"/>
-</para></sect4>
+<para><xref linkend="guile"/> (to build the AisleRiot solitaire games)</para>
+</sect4>
 </sect3>
 
 </sect2>
 
 <sect2>
-<title>Installation of <application><acronym>GNOME</acronym> Games</application></title>
+<title>Installation of <application><acronym>GNOME</acronym> 
+Games</application></title>
 
 <para><application><acronym>GNOME</acronym> Games</application> needs to
 be setgid to track high scores. Create a separate user and group for games.
@@ -64,10 +74,11 @@
 
 <screen><userinput><command>install -d /var/lib/games &&
 groupadd games &&
-useradd -c 'games' -d /var/lib/games -g games -s /bin/false games &&
+useradd -c 'Games High Score Owner' -d /var/lib/games -g games -s /bin/false games &&
 chown games:games /var/lib/games</command></userinput></screen>
 
-<para>Install <application><acronym>GNOME</acronym> Games</application> by running the following commands:</para>
+<para>Install <application><acronym>GNOME</acronym> Games</application> by 
+running the following commands:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput><command>./configure --prefix=`pkg-config --variable=prefix ORBit-2.0` \
     --localstatedir=/var/lib --sysconfdir=/etc/gnome &&
@@ -80,35 +91,44 @@
 <title>Command explanations</title>
 
 <para><parameter>--localstatedir=/var/lib</parameter>: This switch
-puts <application>ScrollKeeper</application> files in <filename class="directory">/var/lib/scrollkeeper</filename>
-instead of <filename class="directory">$GNOME_PREFIX/var/scrollkeeper</filename>.</para>
+puts <application>ScrollKeeper</application> files in 
+<filename class="directory">/var/lib/scrollkeeper</filename> instead of 
+<filename class="directory">$GNOME_PREFIX/var/scrollkeeper</filename>.</para>
 
 <para><parameter>--sysconfdir=/etc/gnome</parameter>: This switch puts
-configuration files in <filename class="directory">/etc/gnome</filename> instead of
-<filename class="directory">$GNOME_PREFIX/etc</filename>.</para>
+configuration files in <filename class="directory">/etc/gnome</filename> 
+instead of <filename class="directory">$GNOME_PREFIX/etc</filename>.</para>
 
 <para><option>--disable-setgid</option>: This will prevent the setgid bit
-on the executables from being set. It provides system administrator's
-with the option to disable setgid binaries, though it also means that the functionality to
-save high game scores will be disabled.</para>
+on the executables from being set. It provides system administrators
+with the option to disable setgid binaries, though it also means that the 
+functionality to save high game scores will be disabled.</para>
 
 </sect2>
 
 <sect2>
 <title>Contents</title>
 
-<para>The <application><acronym>GNOME</acronym> Games</application> package contains
-<command>aisleriot</command>, <command>freecell</command>,
-<command>gataxx</command>, <command>glines</command>,
-<command>gnect</command>, <command>gnibbles</command>,
-<command>gnobots2</command>, <command>gnome-stones</command>,
-<command>gnome-xbill</command>, <command>gnometris</command>,
-<command>gnomine</command>, <command>gnotravex</command>,
-<command>gnotski</command>, <command>gtali</command>,
-<command>iagno</command>, <command>mahjongg</command> and
-<command> same-gnome</command>.</para>
+<para>The <application><acronym>GNOME</acronym> Games</application> package 
+contains 
+<command>blackjack</command>, <command>gataxx</command>, 
+<command>glines</command>, <command>gnect</command>, 
+<command>gnibbles</command>, <command>gnobots2</command>, 
+<command>gnome-stones</command>, <command>gnometris</command>, 
+<command>gnomine</command>, <command>gnotravex</command>, 
+<command>gnotski</command>, <command>gtali</command>, 
+<command>iagno</command>, <command>mahjongg</command>, 
+<command>same-gnome</command> and <command>sol</command>.</para>
 
 </sect2>
 
+<sect2>
+<title>Description</title>
+
+<para>See the <filename>README</filename> file in the source tree for a 
+description of each game.</para>
+
+</sect2>
+
 </sect1>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2004-11-29 16:00:14 UTC (rev 3057)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2004-11-29 16:49:40 UTC (rev 3058)
@@ -26,7 +26,7 @@
 instructions to fix incorrect permissions on help file directories; 
 added --localstatedir parameter to libgnome instructions to sync with GNOME 
 Games and properly record high scores, suggested by Nico Roeser; 
-updated to GPdf-2.8.0.</para></listitem>
+updated to GPdf-2.8.0 and GNOME Games-2.8.1.</para></listitem>
 
 <listitem><para>November 28th, 2004 [dj]: Added default logging lines to
 named.conf, corrected IP for B.ROOT-SERVERS.NET and added note about




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