r7613 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/welcome x/installing

dj at linuxfromscratch.org dj at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Nov 25 20:33:14 PST 2008


Author: dj
Date: 2008-11-25 21:33:14 -0700 (Tue, 25 Nov 2008)
New Revision: 7613

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/x/installing/x7server.xml
Log:
Updated to xorg-server-1.5.3.

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2008-11-26 04:27:50 UTC (rev 7612)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2008-11-26 04:33:14 UTC (rev 7613)
@@ -418,7 +418,7 @@
 <!ENTITY xcursor-themes-version       "1.0.1">
 <!ENTITY xkeyboard-config-version     "1.4">
 <!ENTITY xbitmaps-version             "1.0.1">
-<!ENTITY xorg-server-version          "1.2.0">
+<!ENTITY xorg-server-version          "1.5.3">
 <!ENTITY libdrm-version               "2.3.1">
 <!ENTITY mesalib-version              "7.2">
 <!ENTITY rman-version                 "3.2">

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2008-11-26 04:27:50 UTC (rev 7612)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2008-11-26 04:33:14 UTC (rev 7613)
@@ -64,6 +64,9 @@
         <listitem>
           <para>[dj] - Updated to xkeyboard-config-1.4.</para>
         </listitem>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[dj] - Updated to xorg-server-1.5.3.</para>
+        </listitem>
       </itemizedlist>
     </listitem>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/x/installing/x7server.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/x/installing/x7server.xml	2008-11-26 04:27:50 UTC (rev 7612)
+++ trunk/BOOK/x/installing/x7server.xml	2008-11-26 04:33:14 UTC (rev 7613)
@@ -6,10 +6,10 @@
 
   <!ENTITY xorg-server-download-http "http://xorg.freedesktop.org/releases/individual/xserver/xorg-server-&xorg-server-version;.tar.bz2">
   <!ENTITY xorg-server-download-ftp  "ftp://ftp.x.org/pub/individual/xserver/xorg-server-&xorg-server-version;.tar.bz2">
-  <!ENTITY xorg-server-md5sum        "ea291c89e68832d570d9d5e007218bd6">
-  <!ENTITY xorg-server-size          "5.7 MB">
-  <!ENTITY xorg-server-buildsize     "425 MB">
-  <!ENTITY xorg-server-time          "4.9 SBU">
+  <!ENTITY xorg-server-md5sum        "308971036e25250e7fe3cccfd5a120f8">
+  <!ENTITY xorg-server-size          "5.4 MB">
+  <!ENTITY xorg-server-buildsize     "208 MB">
+  <!ENTITY xorg-server-time          "3.1 SBU">
 
 ]>
 
@@ -55,16 +55,6 @@
       </listitem>
     </itemizedlist>
 
-    <!-- Following patch is security related and should be
-        fixed for Xorg-7.4 -->
-    <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Additional Downloads</bridgehead>
-    <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
-      <listitem>
-        <para>Required patch: <ulink
-        url="&patch-root;/xorg-server-&xorg-server-version;-security-1.patch"/></para>
-      </listitem>
-    </itemizedlist>
-
     <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Xorg Server Dependencies</bridgehead>
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
@@ -72,7 +62,8 @@
     <xref linkend="xkeyboard-config"/></para>
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
-    <para role="optional"><xref linkend="mesalib"/></para>
+    <para role="optional"><xref linkend="dbus"/>, <xref linkend="hal"/>, and
+    <xref linkend="mesalib"/></para>
 
     <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
     <ulink url='&blfs-wiki;/Xorg7Server'/></para>
@@ -82,27 +73,10 @@
   <sect2 role="installation">
     <title>Installation of Xorg Server</title>
 
-    <note>
-      <para>If you intend to build with <application>Mesa</application>,
-      you must have the <application>Mesa</application> source
-      directory available when building the
-      <application>Xorg-server</application>.</para>
-    </note>
-
-    <para>Multiple <ulink
-    url="http://wiki.x.org/wiki/Development/Security">security
-    vulnerabilities</ulink> have been identified in the xorg-server
-    package. Apply a patch to fix these vulnerabilities with the following
-    command:</para>
-
-<screen><userinput>patch -Np1 -i ../xorg-server-&xorg-server-version;-security-1.patch</userinput></screen>
-
     <para>Install the server by running the following commands:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput>./configure $XORG_CONFIG \
-    --with-mesa-source=<replaceable></absolute/path/to></replaceable>/Mesa-&mesalib-version; \
     --with-module-dir=$XORG_PREFIX/lib/X11/modules \
-    --with-dri-driver-path=$XORG_PREFIX/lib/X11/modules/dri \
     --with-xkb-output=/var/lib/xkb \
     --enable-install-setuid &&
 make</userinput></screen>
@@ -119,17 +93,9 @@
   <sect2 role="commands">
     <title>Command Explanations</title>
 
-    <para><parameter>--with-mesa-source=...</parameter>: This switch directs
-    the build system to the location of the <application>Mesa</application>
-    source directory.  This must be an absolute path. If you wish to build
-    without <application>Mesa</application>, omit this switch.</para>
-
     <para><parameter>--with-module-dir=...</parameter>:  This parameter
     sets the destination for the installed modules.</para>
 
-    <para><parameter>--with-dri-driver-path=...</parameter>:  This is the
-    location of the <application>Mesa</application> DRI drivers.</para>
-
     <para><parameter>--enable-install-setuid</parameter>: The Xorg binary must
     run as the root user.  This switch ensures that the binary is installed
     setuid when <command>make</command> is run by an unprivileged user.</para>
@@ -142,11 +108,11 @@
     extension.  This parameter is required if building without
     <application>Mesa</application>.</para>
 
-    <para><parameter>--disable-xprint</parameter>: Disable building of
-    the <application>Xprint</application>  extension and server.  This
-    parameter is required if building without
-    <application>Mesa</application>.</para>
+    <para><parameter>--disable-config-hal</parameter>: Disable the use of
+    <application>HAL</application>.</para>
 
+    <para><parameter>--enable-config-dbus</parameter>: Enable use of
+    <application>D-Bus</application>.</para>
   </sect2>
 
   <sect2 role="content">




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