r6482 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/welcome x/wm

dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org dnicholson at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Jan 29 21:25:21 PST 2007


Author: dnicholson
Date: 2007-01-29 22:25:21 -0700 (Mon, 29 Jan 2007)
New Revision: 6482

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/x/wm/xfce.xml
Log:
Set libxfce4util sysconfdir. Closes #2227


Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2007-01-28 20:42:13 UTC (rev 6481)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2007-01-30 05:25:21 UTC (rev 6482)
@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@
 $Date$
 -->
 
-<!ENTITY day          "28">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
+<!ENTITY day          "29">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY month        "01">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY year         "2007">
 <!ENTITY version      "svn-&year;&month;&day;">

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2007-01-28 20:42:13 UTC (rev 6481)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2007-01-30 05:25:21 UTC (rev 6482)
@@ -42,6 +42,16 @@
 -->
 
     <listitem>
+      <para>January 29th, 2007</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[dnicholson] - Set the sysconfdir for libxfce4util, fixing
+          ticket #2227.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>January 28th, 2007</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/x/wm/xfce.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/x/wm/xfce.xml	2007-01-28 20:42:13 UTC (rev 6481)
+++ trunk/BOOK/x/wm/xfce.xml	2007-01-30 05:25:21 UTC (rev 6482)
@@ -123,24 +123,9 @@
       </listitem>
     </itemizedlist>
 
-    <para>Install <application>libxfce4util</application>, <application>dbh</application>,
-    <application>libxfcegui4</application>, <application>libxfce4mcs</application>,
-    <application>xfce-mcs-manager</application>, and <application>xfwm4</application>
-    by issuing the following commands:</para>
+    <para>Install the minimum applications by issuing the following
+    commands:</para>
 
-<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr &&
-make</userinput></screen>
-
-    <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
-
-<screen role="root"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
-
-    <para><application>xfce4-panel</application>, <application>xfdesktop</application>
-    and <application>xfce-utils</application> require a parameter so that the
-    configuration files are installed in
-    <filename class='directory'>/etc/xdg</filename>. Configure them by issuing the
-    following commands:</para>
-
 <screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc &&
 make</userinput></screen>
 
@@ -202,13 +187,7 @@
       </listitem>
     </itemizedlist>
 
-    <para>Configure all but the <application>xfce4-session</application> package
-    using the following commands:</para>
-
-<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr &&
-make</userinput></screen>
-
-    <para><application>xfce4-session</application> requires the following
+    <para>Install the remaining applications using the following
     commands:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc \
@@ -232,19 +211,37 @@
 
   </sect2>
 
+  <sect2 role="commands">
+    <title>Command Explanations</title>
+
+    <para><parameter>--sysconfdir=/etc</parameter>:
+    <application>libxfce4util</application>,
+    <application>xfce4-panel</application>,
+    <application>xfdesktop</application>,
+    <application>xfce-utils</application> and
+    <application>xfce4-session</application> require this parameter
+    because the path is built into the library or they install
+    configuration files in <filename class="directory">/etc/xdg</filename>.</para>
+
+    <para><parameter>--libexecdir=/usr/lib/xfce4</parameter>:
+    <application>xfce4-session</application> requires this parameter to
+    install some utility programs to the correct location.</para>
+
+  </sect2>
+
   <sect2 role="configuration">
     <title>Configuring XFce</title>
 
     <sect3 id='xfce-config'>
       <title>Configuration Information</title>
 
-      <para><application>XFCE</application> will look for the theme index from
+      <para><application>XFce</application> will look for the theme index from
       <xref linkend="hicolor-icon-theme"/> at run-time. Ensure you install the
-      package before launching <application>XFCE</application>.</para>
+      package before launching <application>XFce</application>.</para>
 
       <para>Issue the command below to create an <filename>.xinitrc</filename>
       file which will automatically run the appropriate
-      <application>XFCE</application> programs when the
+      <application>XFce</application> programs when the
       <application>X</application> Window system is launched. Be sure to backup
       your existing <filename>.xinitrc</filename> file before
       proceeding.</para>




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