r5532 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/welcome pst/scanning

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Jan 6 15:34:31 PST 2006


Author: randy
Date: 2006-01-06 16:34:29 -0700 (Fri, 06 Jan 2006)
New Revision: 5532

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/pst/scanning/sane.xml
Log:
Updated SANE back ends to 1.0.17 and front ends to 1.0.14

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2006-01-06 14:46:55 UTC (rev 5531)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2006-01-06 23:34:29 UTC (rev 5532)
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-<!ENTITY day          "05">
+<!ENTITY day          "06">
 <!ENTITY month        "01">
 <!ENTITY year         "2006">
 <!ENTITY version      "svn-&year;&month;&day;">
@@ -552,7 +552,7 @@
 <!ENTITY gimp-print-version           "4.2.7">
 
 <!-- Chapter 42 -->
-<!ENTITY sane-version                 "1.0.16">
+<!ENTITY sane-version                 "1.0.17">
 <!ENTITY xsane-version                "0.97">
 
 <!-- Chapter 43 -->

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2006-01-06 14:46:55 UTC (rev 5531)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2006-01-06 23:34:29 UTC (rev 5532)
@@ -42,6 +42,20 @@
 -->
 
     <listitem>
+      <para>January 6th, 2006</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[randy] - Updated SANE back ends to 1.0.17 and front ends to
+          1.0.14.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[randy] - Modified the command to run the libcroco test
+          suite.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>January 5th, 2006</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/pst/scanning/sane.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/pst/scanning/sane.xml	2006-01-06 14:46:55 UTC (rev 5531)
+++ trunk/BOOK/pst/scanning/sane.xml	2006-01-06 23:34:29 UTC (rev 5532)
@@ -4,20 +4,20 @@
   <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
   %general-entities;
 
-  <!ENTITY sane-be-download-http "http://alioth.debian.org/download.php/1079/sane-backends-&sane-version;.tar.gz">
+  <!ENTITY sane-be-download-http "http://alioth.debian.org/download.php/1347/sane-backends-&sane-version;.tar.gz">
   <!ENTITY sane-be-download-ftp  "ftp://ftp.sane-project.org/pub/sane/sane-backends-&sane-version;/sane-backends-&sane-version;.tar.gz">
-  <!ENTITY sane-be-md5sum        "bec9b9262246316b4ebfe2bc7451aa28">
-  <!ENTITY sane-be-size          "3.4 MB">
-  <!ENTITY sane-be-buildsize     "56 MB">
-  <!ENTITY sane-be-time          "1.3 SBU">
+  <!ENTITY sane-be-md5sum        "b51c10da8a81a04e1bae88c9e6556df2">
+  <!ENTITY sane-be-size          "3.5 MB">
+  <!ENTITY sane-be-buildsize     "60.3 MB">
+  <!ENTITY sane-be-time          "1.4 SBU">
 
-  <!ENTITY sane-fe-version       "1.0.13">
-  <!ENTITY sane-fe-download-http "http://alioth.debian.org/download.php/791/sane-frontends-&sane-fe-version;.tar.gz">
+  <!ENTITY sane-fe-version       "1.0.14">
+  <!ENTITY sane-fe-download-http "http://alioth.debian.org/download.php/1140/sane-frontends-&sane-fe-version;.tar.gz">
   <!ENTITY sane-fe-download-ftp  "ftp://ftp.sane-project.org/pub/sane/sane-frontends-&sane-fe-version;/sane-frontends-&sane-fe-version;.tar.gz">
-  <!ENTITY sane-fe-md5sum        "2930626e627df49b45192a722cedc8a6">
-  <!ENTITY sane-fe-size          "210 KB">
-  <!ENTITY sane-fe-buildsize     "2.7 MB">
-  <!ENTITY sane-fe-time          "0.1 SBU">
+  <!ENTITY sane-fe-md5sum        "c63bf7b0bb5f530cf3c08715db721cd3">
+  <!ENTITY sane-fe-size          "231 KB">
+  <!ENTITY sane-fe-buildsize     "3.0 MB">
+  <!ENTITY sane-fe-time          "less than 0.1 SBU">
 ]>
 
 <sect1 id="sane" xreflabel="SANE-&sane-version;">
@@ -45,12 +45,12 @@
     Scanner access, however, is far from easy, since every vendor has their own
     protocols. The only known protocol that should bring some unity into this
     chaos is the TWAIN interface, but this is too imprecise to allow a stable
-    scanning framework. Therefore, SANE comes with its own protocol, and the
-    vendor drivers can't be used.</para>
+    scanning framework. Therefore, <application>SANE</application> comes with
+    its own protocol, and the vendor drivers can't be used.</para>
 
-    <para>SANE is split into back ends and front ends. The back ends are drivers
-    for the supported scanners and cameras. The front ends are user interfaces
-    to access the backends.</para>
+    <para><application>SANE</application> is split into back ends and front
+    ends. The back ends are drivers for the supported scanners and cameras. The
+    front ends are user interfaces to access the backends.</para>
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Back Ends Package Information</bridgehead>
     <itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
@@ -102,13 +102,13 @@
     <para role="optional"><xref linkend="libjpeg"/>,
     <xref linkend="libusb"/>,
     <ulink url="http://cyberelk.net/tim/libieee1284/">libieee1284</ulink>,
-    <ulink url="http://www.gphoto.org/">gPhoto2</ulink>
-    (requires <ulink url="http://www.gphoto.org/">libgphoto2</ulink>) and
+    <ulink url="http://www.gphoto.org/">libgphoto2</ulink>, and
     <xref linkend="tex"/></para>
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional (Front Ends)</bridgehead>
-    <para role="optional">X (<xref linkend="xfree86"/> or <xref linkend="xorg"/>),
-    <xref linkend="gtk2"/> and
+    <para role="optional">X (<xref linkend="xfree86"/> or
+    <xref linkend="xorg"/>),
+    <xref linkend="gtk2"/>, and
     <xref linkend="gimp"/></para>
 
   </sect2>
@@ -121,12 +121,12 @@
     </indexterm>
 
     <para>To access your scanner, you will probably need the related kernel
-    drivers or additional support packages (<xref linkend="libusb"/>).
-    A SCSI scanner will need SCSI drivers, a parallel port scanner needs
-    parallel port support (you should use enhanced EPP modes) and a USB
-    scanner will need the <application>libusb</application> package. Ensure
-    you have got the necessary drivers properly configured to access the
-    devices.</para>
+    drivers and/or additional support packages. A SCSI scanner will need SCSI
+    drivers, a parallel port scanner needs parallel port support (you should
+    use enhanced EPP modes) and perhaps <ulink
+    url="http://cyberelk.net/tim/libieee1284/">libieee1284</ulink> and a USB
+    scanner will need the <xref linkend="libusb"/> package. Ensure you have
+    the necessary drivers properly configured to access the devices.</para>
 
   </sect2>
 
@@ -167,16 +167,20 @@
 <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>
 
-<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
+<screen role="root"><userinput>make install &&
+install -v -m644 doc/sane.png xscanimage-icon-48x48-2.png \
+    /usr/share/sane</userinput></screen>
 
-      <para>If <application>GIMP</application> was linked into the build
-      and you wish <application>GIMP</application> to use
+      <para>If <application>GIMP</application> was linked into the build and
+      you wish <application>GIMP</application> to use
       <command>xscanimage</command> as a scanning plugin, issue the following
       command as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
 
-<screen role="root"><userinput>ln -v -s /usr/bin/xscanimage /usr/lib/gimp/2.0/plug-ins</userinput></screen>
+<screen role="root"><userinput>ln -v -s ../../../../bin/xscanimage /usr/lib/gimp/2.0/plug-ins</userinput></screen>
 
     </sect3>
 
@@ -269,8 +273,8 @@
         <seg>gamma4scanimage, sane-config, saned, sane-find-scanner,
         and scanimage</seg>
         <seg>libsane.so and numerous scanner backend modules</seg>
-        <seg>/etc/sane.d, /usr/include/sane, /usr/lib/sane, /usr/share/sane, and
-        /usr/share/doc/sane-&sane-version;</seg>
+        <seg>/etc/sane.d, /usr/include/sane, /usr/lib/sane, /usr/share/sane,
+        and /usr/share/doc/sane-&sane-version;</seg>
       </seglistitem>
     </segmentedlist>
 
@@ -278,13 +282,13 @@
     <segmentedlist>
       <segtitle>Installed Programs</segtitle>
       <segtitle>Installed Library</segtitle>
-      <segtitle>Installed Directory</segtitle>
+      <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
 
       <seglistitem>
         <seg>scanadf, xcam, and xscanimage</seg>
         <seg><application>GIMP</application> plugin embedded in
         <command>xscanimage</command></seg>
-        <seg>/usr/share/sane</seg>
+        <seg>None</seg>
       </seglistitem>
     </segmentedlist>
 
@@ -333,7 +337,7 @@
         <listitem>
           <para>is a command-line tool to find SCSI and
           USB scanners and determine their device files. Its primary
-          aim is to make sure that scanners can be detected by
+          purpose is to make sure that scanners can be detected by
           <application>SANE</application> backends.</para>
           <indexterm zone="sane sane-find-scanner">
             <primary sortas="b-sane-find-scanner">sane-find-scanner</primary>




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