r5767 - in trunk/BOOK: general/genutils introduction/welcome

dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Mar 28 07:44:21 PST 2006


Author: dnicholson
Date: 2006-03-28 08:44:19 -0700 (Tue, 28 Mar 2006)
New Revision: 5767

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/xterm.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
Fixed luit switch in xterm. Added configuration info

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/xterm.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/xterm.xml	2006-03-28 15:03:45 UTC (rev 5766)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general/genutils/xterm.xml	2006-03-28 15:44:19 UTC (rev 5767)
@@ -67,6 +67,9 @@
     <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
     <para><xref linkend="pkgconfig"/></para>
 
+    <bridgehead renderas="sect3" condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
+    <ulink url='&blfs-wiki;/Xterm'/></bridgehead>
+
   </sect2>
 
   <sect2 role="installation">
@@ -98,7 +101,7 @@
   <sect2 role="commands">
     <title>Command Explanations</title>
 
-    <para><parameter>--with-luit</parameter>: enables the luit filter for
+    <para><parameter>--enable-luit</parameter>: enables the luit filter for
     unicode translation.</para>
 
     <para><parameter>--with-wide-chars</parameter>: adds support for wide
@@ -114,6 +117,25 @@
 
   </sect2>
 
+  <sect2 role="configuration">
+    <title>Configuring xterm</title>
+
+    <para>There are two ways to configure xterm.  You can add X resource
+    definitions to the user's <filename>~/.Xresources</filename> file, or
+    add them to the system-wide
+    <filename>/usr/lib/X11/app-defaults/Xterm</filename> file.</para>
+
+    <para>In order for xterm to follow the locale settings in the environment
+    and use TrueType fonts, add the following definitions as the
+    <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
+
+<screen role="root"><userinput>cat >> /usr/lib/X11/app-defaults/Xterm << "EOF"
+*VT100*locale: true
+*VT100*faceName: Monospace
+EOF</userinput></screen>
+
+  </sect2>
+
   <sect2 role="content">
     <title>Contents</title>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2006-03-28 15:03:45 UTC (rev 5766)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2006-03-28 15:44:19 UTC (rev 5767)
@@ -45,6 +45,10 @@
       <para>March 28th, 2006</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
+          <para>[dnicholson] - Changed --with-luit to --enable-luit in Xterm.
+          Added information about configuring in Xterm.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
           <para>[dnicholson] - Added --without-add-fonts back into Fontconfig
           with a different note describing it's use.  Added more information
           about configuring Fontconfig and a link to the user's manual.</para>




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