r5258 - in trunk/BOOK: . general/genlib introduction/welcome

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Nov 2 22:08:12 PST 2005


Author: randy
Date: 2005-11-02 23:08:07 -0700 (Wed, 02 Nov 2005)
New Revision: 5258

Added:
   trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/gmime.xml
Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/genlib.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/credits.xml
Log:
Added new package GMime-2.1.17

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/genlib.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/genlib.xml	2005-11-01 22:41:24 UTC (rev 5257)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/genlib.xml	2005-11-03 06:08:07 UTC (rev 5258)
@@ -41,7 +41,6 @@
   <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="pcre.xml"/>
   <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="popt.xml"/>
   <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="slang.xml"/>
-  <!-- <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="fam.xml"/> -->
   <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="gamin.xml"/>
   <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="libxml.xml"/>
   <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="libxml2.xml"/>
@@ -63,5 +62,7 @@
   <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="lzo.xml"/>
   <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="libusb.xml"/>
   <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="iso-codes.xml"/>
+  <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="gmime.xml"/>
+  <!-- <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2003/XInclude" href="fam.xml"/> -->
 
 </chapter>

Added: trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/gmime.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/gmime.xml	2005-11-01 22:41:24 UTC (rev 5257)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/gmime.xml	2005-11-03 06:08:07 UTC (rev 5258)
@@ -0,0 +1,202 @@
+<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
+<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.4//EN"
+   "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.4/docbookx.dtd" [
+  <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
+  %general-entities;
+
+  <!ENTITY gmime-download-http "http://spruce.sourceforge.net/gmime/sources/v2.1/gmime-&gmime-version;.tar.gz">
+  <!ENTITY gmime-download-ftp  " ">
+  <!ENTITY gmime-md5sum        "9a3075219597d461f153c4c34056f553">
+  <!ENTITY gmime-size          "919 KB">
+  <!ENTITY gmime-buildsize     "18.6 MB">
+  <!ENTITY gmime-time          "0.4 SBU">
+]>
+
+<sect1 id="gmime" xreflabel="GMime-&gmime-version;">
+  <?dbhtml filename="gmime.html"?>
+
+  <sect1info>
+    <othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
+    <date>$Date$</date>
+  </sect1info>
+
+  <title>GMime-&gmime-version;</title>
+
+  <indexterm zone="gmime">
+    <primary sortas="a-GMime">GMime</primary>
+  </indexterm>
+
+  <sect2 role="package">
+    <title>Introduction to GMime</title>
+
+    <para>The <application>GMime</application> package contains a set of
+    utilities for parsing and creating messages using the Multipurpose
+    Internet Mail Extension (MIME) as defined by the applicable RFCs. See the
+    <ulink url="http://spruce.sourceforge.net/gmime/">GMime web site</ulink>
+    for the RFCs resourced. This is useful as it provides an API which adheres
+    to the MIME specification as closely as possible while also providing
+    programmers with an extremely easy to use interface to the API
+    functions.</para>
+
+    <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
+    <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
+      <listitem>
+        <para>Download (HTTP): <ulink url="&gmime-download-http;"/></para>
+      </listitem>
+      <listitem>
+        <para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&gmime-download-ftp;"/></para>
+      </listitem>
+      <listitem>
+        <para>Download MD5 sum: &gmime-md5sum;</para>
+      </listitem>
+      <listitem>
+        <para>Download size: &gmime-size;</para>
+      </listitem>
+      <listitem>
+        <para>Estimated disk space required: &gmime-buildsize;</para>
+      </listitem>
+      <listitem>
+        <para>Estimated build time: &gmime-time;</para>
+      </listitem>
+    </itemizedlist>
+
+    <para>Note: the package version listed above is considered to be in the
+    development branch of <application>GMime</application>. This version is
+    used in the BLFS book, as the only package that requires it,
+    <application>Balsa</application>, requires a version equal to or greater
+    than 2.1.9. Not to worry though, as the maintainer has this to say about
+    the versions: <quote>at this time, even though 2.1.x has not made the
+    final 2.2.0 release, it is considered more stable and more robust than the
+    2.0.x series</quote>. You can see this quote at <ulink
+    url="http://spruce.sourceforge.net/gmime/sources/NOTE_ABOUT_2.0"/>.</para>
+
+    <bridgehead renderas="sect3">GMime Dependencies</bridgehead>
+
+    <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
+    <para><xref linkend="glib2"/></para>
+
+    <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
+    <para><ulink url="http://go-mono.com/sources/">Gtk#</ulink>
+    (requires a .NET framework:
+    <ulink url="http://www.mono-project.com/Main_Page">Mono</ulink> or
+    <ulink url="http://www.southern-storm.com.au/portable_net.html">
+    DotGNU Portable.NET</ulink>)</para>
+
+  </sect2>
+
+  <sect2 role="installation">
+    <title>Installation of GMime</title>
+
+    <para>Install <application>GMime</application> by running the following
+    commands:</para>
+
+<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr &&
+make</userinput></screen>
+
+    <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
+
+    <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
+
+    <para>This package will overwrite the <command>uudecode</command> and
+    <command>uuencode</command> programs installed by the
+    <application>sharutils</application> package (or any other package that
+    may install these programs) if they exist in
+    <filename class='directory'>/usr/bin</filename>. If you wish to preserve
+    the existing programs, ensure you rename them before issuing the following
+    commands.</para>
+
+<screen role="root"><userinput>make install &&
+install -v -m755 \
+    -d /usr/share/doc/gmime-&gmime-version;/{tutorial,examples,tests} &&
+install -v -m644 README /usr/share/doc/gmime-&gmime-version; &&
+install -v -m644 examples/{README,{basic,imap}-example.c} \
+    /usr/share/doc/gmime-&gmime-version;/examples &&
+install -v -m755 examples/{basic,imap}-example \
+    /usr/share/doc/gmime-&gmime-version;/examples &&
+install -v -m644 tests/test-{best,html,iconv,mbox,mime,parser}.c \
+    /usr/share/doc/gmime-&gmime-version;/tests &&
+install -v -m644 tests/test{-{partial,pgp{,mime},streams}.c,?.eml} \
+    /usr/share/doc/gmime-&gmime-version;/tests &&
+install -v -m755 tests/test-{best,html,iconv,mbox,mime,parser} \
+    /usr/share/doc/gmime-&gmime-version;/tests &&
+install -v -m755 tests/test-{partial,pgp{,mime},streams} \
+    /usr/share/doc/gmime-&gmime-version;/tests &&
+cp -v -R docs/tutorial/html/* /usr/share/doc/gmime-2.1.17/tutorial</userinput></screen>
+
+  </sect2>
+
+  <sect2 role="content">
+    <title>Contents</title>
+
+    <segmentedlist>
+      <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
+      <segtitle>Installed Libraries</segtitle>
+      <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
+
+      <seglistitem>
+        <seg>gmime-config, uudecode and uuencode</seg>
+        <seg>libgmime-2.0.[so,a] and optionally,
+        <application>Mono</application> bindings</seg>
+        <seg>/usr/include/gmime-2.0, /usr/lib/mono/gac/gmime-sharp,
+        /usr/lib/mono/gmime-sharp, /usr/share/doc/gmime-2.1.17 and
+        /usr/share/gtk-doc/html/gmime</seg>
+      </seglistitem>
+    </segmentedlist>
+
+    <variablelist>
+      <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
+      <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
+      <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
+
+      <varlistentry id="gmime-config">
+        <term><command>gmime-config</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>is used to gather information about how and where
+          <application>GMime</application> was installed. It is typically
+          used by other programs seeking to link to the
+          <application>GMime</application> library.</para>
+          <indexterm zone="gmime gmime-config">
+            <primary sortas="b-gmime-config">gmime-config</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
+
+      <varlistentry id="uudecode">
+        <term><command>uudecode</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>is used to decode files or data encoded with
+          <command>uuencode</command>.</para>
+          <indexterm zone="gmime uudecode">
+            <primary sortas="b-uudecode">uudecode</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
+
+      <varlistentry id="uuencode">
+        <term><command>uuencode</command></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>is a method of encoding binary data into 7-bit ASCII
+          data.</para>
+          <indexterm zone="gmime uuencode">
+            <primary sortas="b-uuencode">uuencode</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
+
+
+      <varlistentry id="libgmime-2.0">
+        <term><filename class='libraryfile'>libgmime-2.0.[so,a]</filename></term>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>contains API functions used by programs that need to adhere to
+          the MIME standards.</para>
+          <indexterm zone="gmime libgmime-2.0">
+            <primary sortas="c-libgmime-2.0">libgmime-2.0.[so,a]</primary>
+          </indexterm>
+        </listitem>
+      </varlistentry>
+
+    </variablelist>
+
+  </sect2>
+
+</sect1>


Property changes on: trunk/BOOK/general/genlib/gmime.xml
___________________________________________________________________
Name: svn:keywords
   + LastChangedBy Date

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2005-11-01 22:41:24 UTC (rev 5257)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2005-11-03 06:08:07 UTC (rev 5258)
@@ -1,8 +1,8 @@
-<!ENTITY day          "01">
+<!ENTITY day          "03">
 <!ENTITY month        "11">
 <!ENTITY year         "2005">
 <!ENTITY version      "svn-&year;&month;&day;">
-<!ENTITY releasedate  "November &day;st, &year;">
+<!ENTITY releasedate  "November &day;rd, &year;">
 <!ENTITY pubdate      "&year;-&month;-&day;"> <!-- metadata req. by TLDP -->
 <!ENTITY blfs-version "svn">                  <!-- svn|[release #] -->
 <!ENTITY lfs-version  "development">          <!-- version|stable|testing|unstable|development] -->
@@ -68,7 +68,6 @@
 <!ENTITY pcre-version                 "6.4">
 <!ENTITY popt-version                 "1.7">
 <!ENTITY slang-version                "2.0.4">
-<!-- <!ENTITY fam-version                  "2.7.0"> -->
 <!ENTITY gamin-version                "0.1.6">
 <!ENTITY libxml-version               "1.8.17">
 <!ENTITY libxml2-version              "2.6.22">
@@ -90,6 +89,8 @@
 <!ENTITY LZO-version                  "2.01">
 <!ENTITY libusb-version               "0.1.10a">
 <!ENTITY iso-codes-version            "0.48">
+<!ENTITY gmime-version                "2.1.17">
+<!-- <!ENTITY fam-version             "2.7.0"> -->
 
 <!-- Chapter 9 -->
 <!ENTITY libjpeg-version              "6b">

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2005-11-01 22:41:24 UTC (rev 5257)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2005-11-03 06:08:07 UTC (rev 5258)
@@ -42,6 +42,15 @@
 -->
 
     <listitem>
+      <para>November 3rd, 2005</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[randy] - Added new package GMime-2.1.17.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>November 1st, 2005</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/credits.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/credits.xml	2005-11-01 22:41:24 UTC (rev 5257)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/credits.xml	2005-11-03 06:08:07 UTC (rev 5258)
@@ -217,7 +217,7 @@
         <para>ALSA Tools, Apache Ant, cairo, Cyrus-SASL, D-BUS, DejaGnu,
         desktop-file-utils, DocBook DSSSL Stylesheets, DocBook-utils, Ethereal,
         Evince, Evolution Data Server, Exim (many additions), Expect, FOP,
-        FreeTTS, FriBidi, GCC (rewrite), gnome-audio, gnome-backgrounds,
+        FreeTTS, FriBidi, GCC (rewrite), GMime, gnome-audio, gnome-backgrounds,
         gnome-menus, GNOME Doc Utils, GNOME Keyring Manager, GnuCash (many
         additions), HAL, Heimdal, HTML Tidy, ISO Codes, JadeTeX, Java Access
         Bridge, LessTif (rewrite), libexif, libgail-gnome, libgnomecups,




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