r7108 - in trunk/BOOK: . gnome/add introduction/welcome

randy at linuxfromscratch.org randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Sep 11 06:13:41 PDT 2007


Author: randy
Date: 2007-09-11 07:13:41 -0600 (Tue, 11 Sep 2007)
New Revision: 7108

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/gnome/add/totem.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
Added a note to the Totem instructions explaining that the GStreamer backend will not play DVDs properly, and you can use the Xine Libraries backend instead

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2007-09-10 03:46:54 UTC (rev 7107)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2007-09-11 13:13:41 UTC (rev 7108)
@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@
 $Date$
 -->
 
-<!ENTITY day          "10">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
+<!ENTITY day          "11">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY month        "09">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY year         "2007">
 <!ENTITY version      "svn-&year;&month;&day;">

Modified: trunk/BOOK/gnome/add/totem.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/gnome/add/totem.xml	2007-09-10 03:46:54 UTC (rev 7107)
+++ trunk/BOOK/gnome/add/totem.xml	2007-09-11 13:13:41 UTC (rev 7108)
@@ -31,12 +31,12 @@
 
     <para>The <application>Totem</application> package contains the official
     movie player of the GNOME desktop environment based on
-    <application>xine-lib</application> or
-    <application>GStreamer</application>. It features a playlist, a
+    <application>GStreamer</application> or
+    <application>Xine Libraries</application>. It features a playlist, a
     full-screen mode, seek and volume controls, as well as keyboard
     navigation. This is useful for playing any
-    <application>xine-lib</application> or
-    <application>GStreamer</application> supported file, DVD, VCD or
+    <application>GStreamer</application> or
+    <application>Xine Libraries</application> supported file, DVD, VCD or
     digital CD.</para>
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
@@ -70,6 +70,16 @@
     <xref linkend="gst-plugins-good"/> (default back-end) or
     <xref linkend="xine-lib"/> (secondary back-end)</para>
 
+    <para>If you anticipate using <application>Totem</application> to play
+    DVDs, you should use the <application>Xine Libraries</application> backend
+    by passing <option>--enable-xine</option> to the
+    <command>configure</command> script as the the
+    <application>GStreamer</application> backend does not work properly. If you
+    elect to use the default <application>GStreamer</application> backend
+    anyway, ensure you built <application>GStreamer Good Plugins</application>
+    with <application>GConf</application> support or the
+    <command>configure</command> script will fail.</para>
+
     <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
     <para role="optional"><xref linkend="intltool"/>,
     <xref linkend="nautilus"/>,

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2007-09-10 03:46:54 UTC (rev 7107)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2007-09-11 13:13:41 UTC (rev 7108)
@@ -42,6 +42,17 @@
 -->
 
     <listitem>
+      <para>September 11, 2007</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[randy] - Added a note to the Totem instructions explaining
+          that the GStreamer backend will not play DVDs properly, and you can
+          use the Xine Libraries backend instead.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>September 10th, 2007</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>




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