r7656 - in trunk/BOOK: . basicnet/netlibs introduction/welcome

ag at linuxfromscratch.org ag at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Dec 20 02:06:49 PST 2008


Author: ag
Date: 2008-12-20 03:06:48 -0700 (Sat, 20 Dec 2008)
New Revision: 7656

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/basicnet/netlibs/curl.xml
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
Updated to curl-7.19.2

Modified: trunk/BOOK/basicnet/netlibs/curl.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/basicnet/netlibs/curl.xml	2008-12-20 08:57:53 UTC (rev 7655)
+++ trunk/BOOK/basicnet/netlibs/curl.xml	2008-12-20 10:06:48 UTC (rev 7656)
@@ -6,7 +6,7 @@
 
   <!ENTITY curl-download-http "http://curl.haxx.se/download/curl-&curl-version;.tar.bz2">
   <!ENTITY curl-download-ftp  "ftp://gd.tuwien.ac.at/utils/archivers/curl/curl-&curl-version;.tar.bz2">
-  <!ENTITY curl-md5sum        "c299c5e0f20f633791b4c4f7ced4effe">
+  <!ENTITY curl-md5sum        "3a461b145a4a31fe7d5a44684e7fbdbc">
   <!ENTITY curl-size          "2.1 MB">
   <!ENTITY curl-buildsize     "33 MB">
   <!ENTITY curl-time          "0.5 SBU (additional 0.9 SBU to run the test suite)">
@@ -30,10 +30,12 @@
     <title>Introduction to cURL</title>
 
     <para>The <application>cURL</application> package contains
-    <command>curl</command> and its support library. This is useful for
-    transferring files with URL syntax.  This ability to both
-    download and redirect files can be incorporated into other programs to support
-    functions like streaming media.</para>
+    <command>curl</command> and its support library
+    <filename class="libraryfile">libcurl</filename>. This is useful for
+    transferring files with URL syntax to any of the following protocols:
+    FTP, FTPS, HTTP, HTTPS, SCP, SFTP, TFTP, TELNET, DICT, LDAP, LDAPS and FILE.
+    This ability to both download and upload files can be incorporated into other
+    programs to support functions like streaming media.</para>
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
     <itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
@@ -65,7 +67,8 @@
     <xref linkend="openldap"/>,
     <xref linkend="libidn"/>,
     <xref linkend="mitkrb"/> or <xref linkend="heimdal"/>,
-    <ulink url="http://www.libssh2.org/wiki/index.php/Main_Page">libssh2</ulink>,
+    <ulink url="http://www.libssh2.org/wiki/index.php/Main_Page">libssh2</ulink> 
+    (for secure transfers),
     <ulink url="http://www.pdc.kth.se/kth-krb/">krb4</ulink>,
     <ulink url="http://www.vintela.com/resources/topics/spnego/">SPNEGO</ulink>, and
     <ulink url="http://daniel.haxx.se/projects/c-ares/">c-ares</ulink></para>
@@ -117,6 +120,10 @@
     This parameter adds SSH2 protocol support to
     <filename class="libraryfile">libcurl</filename>.</para>
 
+    <para><option>--without-ssl --with-gnutls</option>:
+    To build with GnuTLS support instead of OpenSSL for SSL/TLS.
+    </para>
+
     <para><command>find docs -name "Makefile*" -o -name "*.1"
     -o -name "*.3" | xargs rm</command>: This command removes man files
     from the source tree that have already been installed by the
@@ -148,10 +155,8 @@
       <varlistentry id="curl-prog">
         <term><command>curl</command></term>
         <listitem>
-          <para>is a client that can get documents from or send documents to
-          any of the following protocols: HTTP, HTTPS (needs <xref
-          linkend="openssl"/>), FTP, GOPHER, DICT, TELNET, LDAP (needs
-          <xref linkend="openldap"/> at run time) or FILE.</para>
+         <para>is a command line tool for transferring files with URL syntax.
+         </para>
           <indexterm zone="curl curl-prog">
             <primary sortas="b-curl">curl</primary>
           </indexterm>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2008-12-20 08:57:53 UTC (rev 7655)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2008-12-20 10:06:48 UTC (rev 7656)
@@ -327,7 +327,7 @@
 <!ENTITY pppoe-version                "3.8">
 
 <!-- Chapter 16 -->
-<!ENTITY curl-version                 "7.19.0">
+<!ENTITY curl-version                 "7.19.2">
 <!ENTITY wvstreams-version            "4.2.2">
 <!ENTITY gnet-version                 "2.0.7">
 <!ENTITY libsoup-version              "2.2.100">

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2008-12-20 08:57:53 UTC (rev 7655)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2008-12-20 10:06:48 UTC (rev 7656)
@@ -44,6 +44,9 @@
       <para>December 20th, 2008</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>
+          <para>[ag] - Updated to curl-7.19.2.</para>
+        </listitem>
+        <listitem>
           <para>[ag] - Updated to vim-7.2.</para>
         </listitem>
         <listitem>




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