[blfs-book] r9407 - in trunk/BOOK: . gnome/core introduction/welcome

ken at linuxfromscratch.org ken at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Feb 14 12:08:32 PST 2012


Author: ken
Date: 2012-02-14 13:08:22 -0700 (Tue, 14 Feb 2012)
New Revision: 9407

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/gnome/core/gnome-session.xml
   trunk/BOOK/gnome/core/metacity.xml
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
Log:
gnome-session-3.2.1

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2012-02-14 18:27:08 UTC (rev 9406)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2012-02-14 20:08:22 UTC (rev 9407)
@@ -705,7 +705,7 @@
 <!ENTITY gnome-menus-version          "3.2.0.1">
 <!ENTITY gnome-online-accounts-version "3.2.1">
 <!ENTITY gnome-packagekit-version      "3.2.1">
-<!ENTITY gnome-session-version        "2.30.2">
+<!ENTITY gnome-session-version        "3.2.1">
 <!ENTITY gnome-settings-daemon-version "2.30.2">
 
 <!-- Extras -->

Modified: trunk/BOOK/gnome/core/gnome-session.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/gnome/core/gnome-session.xml	2012-02-14 18:27:08 UTC (rev 9406)
+++ trunk/BOOK/gnome/core/gnome-session.xml	2012-02-14 20:08:22 UTC (rev 9407)
@@ -4,11 +4,11 @@
   <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
   %general-entities;
 
-  <!ENTITY gnome-session-download-http "&gnome-download-http;/gnome-session/&gnome-version;/gnome-session-&gnome-session-version;.tar.bz2">
-  <!ENTITY gnome-session-download-ftp  "&gnome-download-ftp;/gnome-session/&gnome-version;/gnome-session-&gnome-session-version;.tar.bz2">
-  <!ENTITY gnome-session-md5sum        "d93a2da931ac0b9c0d98f6b68a17a730">
-  <!ENTITY gnome-session-size          "798 KB">
-  <!ENTITY gnome-session-buildsize     "16 MB">
+  <!ENTITY gnome-session-download-http "&gnome-download-http;/gnome-session/&gnome-version;/gnome-session-&gnome-session-version;.tar.xz">
+  <!ENTITY gnome-session-download-ftp  "&gnome-download-ftp;/gnome-session/&gnome-version;/gnome-session-&gnome-session-version;.tar.xz">
+  <!ENTITY gnome-session-md5sum        "05012cdf82e48feab17b5bc1804e37cf">
+  <!ENTITY gnome-session-size          "685 KB">
+  <!ENTITY gnome-session-buildsize     "19 MB">
   <!ENTITY gnome-session-time          "0.3 SBU">
 ]>
 
@@ -32,7 +32,7 @@
     <para>The <application>GNOME Session</application> package contains
     the <application>GNOME</application> session manager.</para>
 
-    &lfs65_checked;
+    &lfs70_checked;
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Package Information</bridgehead>
     <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
@@ -60,7 +60,8 @@
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
     <para role="required"><xref linkend="GConf"/>,
-    <xref linkend="gtk2"/>,
+    <xref linkend="gtk3"/>,
+    <xref linkend="json-glib"/>,
     <xref linkend="startup-notification"/>, and
     <xref linkend="upower"/></para>
 
@@ -81,12 +82,8 @@
     <para>Install <application>GNOME Session</application> by
     running the following commands:</para>
 
-<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=$(pkg-config --variable=prefix ORBit-2.0) \
-            --sysconfdir=&gnome-etc-dir; \
-            --libexecdir=$(pkg-config \
-                --variable=prefix ORBit-2.0)/lib \
-            --mandir=$(pkg-config \
-                --variable=prefix ORBit-2.0)/share/man &&
+<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=$GNOME_PREFIX \
+            --libexecdir=$GNOME_PREFIX/lib &&
 make</userinput></screen>
 
     <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
@@ -103,28 +100,58 @@
     <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude"
     href="../../xincludes/gnome-prefix.xml"/>
 
-    <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude"
-    href="../../xincludes/gnome-sysconfdir.xml"/>
-
-    <para><parameter>--libexecdir=$(pkg-config --variable=prefix
-    ORBit-2.0)/lib</parameter>: This parameter is used so that the
-    <application>gnome-session</application> internal support programs are
-    installed in the preferred location of <filename
+    <para><parameter>--libexecdir=$GNOME_PREFIX/lib</parameter>: This parameter
+    is used so that the <application>gnome-session</application> internal
+    support programs are installed in the preferred location of <filename
     class='directory'>$GNOME_PREFIX/lib</filename> instead of <filename
     class='directory'>$GNOME_PREFIX/libexec</filename>.</para>
 
-    <xi:include xmlns:xi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XInclude"
-    href="../../xincludes/gnome-mandir.xml"/>
-
-    <para><parameter>--with-at-spi-registryd-directory=...</parameter>: This
-    parameter is used to identify where the AT-SPI Registry daemon is located,
-    as the default is <envar>$GNOME_PREFIX</envar>/libexec.</para>
-
     <para><option>--enable-docbook-docs</option>: This parameter is used to
     build the documentation.</para>
 
   </sect2>
 
+  <sect2 role="configuration" id="gnome-session-config">
+    <title>Configuring gnome-session</title>
+
+    <sect3>
+      <title>Configuration Information</title>
+
+      <para>If you are not using <application>gdm</application> to start your
+      <application>GNOME</application> desktop, you will need to invoke
+      <command>gnome-session</command> <emphasis>instead of</emphasis> invoking
+      a window-manager directly.  All of the packages in the 'Shell' section of
+      this chapter (plus all of those in 'Shell Fallback' if your video driver
+      does not have 3D acceleration) need to be installed first, and some of
+      the 'Utilities' - particularly <application>GNOME Terminal</application>
+      (<application>xterm</application> does not  install a '.desktop' file and
+      so not appear in the menus). You may have to use
+      <literal>Ctrl-Alt-Backspace</literal> to end the desktop session.</para>
+
+      <para>When <command>gnome-session</command> is run, it invokes the necessary
+      daemons and either <application>Metacity</application> or
+      <application>gnome-shell</application> - the latter will in turn invoke
+      <application>Mutter</application>.</para>
+
+      <para>To automatically start the <application>gnome-session</application>
+      window manager when you issue the <command>startx</command> command,
+      backup your current <filename>~/.xinitrc</filename> before proceeding.
+      Note that you will be able to invoke <application>GNOME Terminal</application>
+      from the menu, so there is no reason to invoke xterm here. Create a new
+      <filename>.xinitrc</filename> using this command:</para>
+
+      <indexterm zone="metacity gnome-session-config">
+        <primary sortas="e-AA.xinitrc">~/.xinitrc</primary>
+      </indexterm>
+
+<screen><userinput>cat >> ~/.xinitrc << "EOF"
+<literal>exec dbus-launch --exit-with-session gnome-session</literal>
+EOF</userinput></screen>
+
+    </sect3>
+
+  </sect2>
+
   <sect2 role="content">
     <title>Contents</title>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/gnome/core/metacity.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/gnome/core/metacity.xml	2012-02-14 18:27:08 UTC (rev 9406)
+++ trunk/BOOK/gnome/core/metacity.xml	2012-02-14 20:08:22 UTC (rev 9407)
@@ -117,36 +117,6 @@
 
   </sect2>
 
-  <!-- no longer correct, but retained as a comment, at least until gnome-session
-  has been updated.
-  <sect2 role="configuration" id="metacity-config">
-    <title>Configuring Metacity</title>
-
-    <sect3>
-      <title>Configuration Information</title>
-
-      <para>To automatically start the <application>Metacity</application>
-      window manager when you issue the <command>startx</command> command,
-      append to (or create) <filename>.xinitrc</filename> using the command
-      below (not required if you are installing
-      <application>Metacity</application> for a
-      <application>GNOME-2</application> installation). Ensure
-      you backup your current <filename>~/.xinitrc</filename> before
-      proceeding:</para>
-
-      <indexterm zone="metacity metacity-config">
-        <primary sortas="e-AA.xinitrc">~/.xinitrc</primary>
-      </indexterm>
-
-<screen><userinput>cat >> ~/.xinitrc << "EOF"
-<literal>xterm &
-exec metacity</literal>
-EOF</userinput></screen>
-
-    </sect3>
-
-  </sect2>-->
-
   <sect2 role="content">
     <title>Contents</title>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2012-02-14 18:27:08 UTC (rev 9406)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2012-02-14 20:08:22 UTC (rev 9407)
@@ -47,6 +47,9 @@
         <listitem>
           <para>[ken] - merge gnome-screensaver-3.2.0 from Wayne.</para>
         </listitem>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[ken] - merge gnome-session-3.2.1 from Wayne.</para>
+        </listitem>
       </itemizedlist>
     </listitem>
 




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