[blfs-book] r10393 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/welcome multimedia/libdriv

ken at linuxfromscratch.org ken at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Jul 3 16:45:20 PDT 2012


Author: ken
Date: 2012-07-03 17:45:10 -0600 (Tue, 03 Jul 2012)
New Revision: 10393

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/multimedia/libdriv/libdv.xml
Log:
tweak the libdv instructions

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2012-07-02 21:44:25 UTC (rev 10392)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2012-07-03 23:45:10 UTC (rev 10393)
@@ -3,13 +3,13 @@
 $Date$
 -->
 
-<!ENTITY day          "02">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
+<!ENTITY day          "03">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY month        "07">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY year         "2012">
 <!ENTITY copyrightdate "2001-&year;">
 <!ENTITY copyholder   "The BLFS Development Team">
 <!ENTITY version      "&year;-&month;-&day;">
-<!ENTITY releasedate  "July 2nd, &year;">
+<!ENTITY releasedate  "July 3rd, &year;">
 <!-- <!ENTITY releasedate  "November &day;st, &year;"> -->
 <!ENTITY pubdate      "&year;-&month;-&day;"> <!-- metadata req. by TLDP -->
 <!ENTITY blfs-version "svn">                  <!-- svn|[release #] -->

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2012-07-02 21:44:25 UTC (rev 10392)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2012-07-03 23:45:10 UTC (rev 10393)
@@ -42,6 +42,15 @@
 
 -->
     <listitem>
+      <para>July 3rd, 2012</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[ken] - tweaked the libdv instructions.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>July 2nd, 2012</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/multimedia/libdriv/libdv.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/multimedia/libdriv/libdv.xml	2012-07-02 21:44:25 UTC (rev 10392)
+++ trunk/BOOK/multimedia/libdriv/libdv.xml	2012-07-03 23:45:10 UTC (rev 10393)
@@ -8,7 +8,7 @@
   <!ENTITY libdv-download-ftp  " ">
   <!ENTITY libdv-md5sum        "f895162161cfa4bb4a94c070a7caa6c7">
   <!ENTITY libdv-size          "574 KB">
-  <!ENTITY libdv-buildsize     "7 MB">
+  <!ENTITY libdv-buildsize     "6.0 MB">
   <!ENTITY libdv-time          "0.2 SBU">
 ]>
 
@@ -31,7 +31,8 @@
 
     <para>The Quasar DV Codec (<application>libdv</application>) is a software
     CODEC for DV video, the encoding format used by most digital
-    camcorders.</para>
+    camcorders.  It can be used to copy videos from camcorders using a
+    firewire (IEEE 1394) connection.</para>
 
     &lfs71_checked;
 
@@ -78,8 +79,8 @@
     following commands:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr \
-            --disable-gtk \
-            --disable-xv  &&
+            --disable-xv \
+            --disable-static &&
 make</userinput></screen>
 
     <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
@@ -95,12 +96,17 @@
   <sect2 role="commands">
     <title>Command Explanations</title>
 
-    <para><parameter>--disable-gtk</parameter>: This parameter is required if
-    <application>GTK+</application> is not installed.</para>
-
     <para><parameter>--disable-xv</parameter>: This parameter is required if
-    an <application>X Window System</application> is not installed.</para>
+    an <application>X Window System</application> is not installed.  It also
+    prevents <command>configure</command> testing for
+    <filename class="libraryfile">libXv</filename> which is only used for an
+    obsolete program <command>playdv</command> that will not be built with
+    current <application>linux</application> headers and would also need other
+    obsolete dependencies.</para> <!-- gtk+-1.2, glib+-1.2 -->
 
+    <para><option>--disable-static</option>: This switch prevents the static
+    libraries being installed.</para>
+
   </sect2>
 
   <sect2 role="content">
@@ -112,8 +118,8 @@
       <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
 
       <seglistitem>
-        <seg>dubdv, dvconnect, encodedv, and playdv</seg>
-        <seg>libdv.{so,a}</seg>
+        <seg>dubdv, dvconnect, and encodedv<!--, and playdv--></seg>
+        <seg>libdv.so</seg>
         <seg>/usr/include/libdv and /usr/share/doc/libdv-&libdv-version;</seg>
       </seglistitem>
     </segmentedlist>
@@ -154,7 +160,7 @@
         </listitem>
       </varlistentry>
 
-      <varlistentry id="playdv">
+  <!--<varlistentry id="playdv">
         <term><command>playdv</command></term>
         <listitem>
           <para>displays digital video streams on the screen.</para>
@@ -162,10 +168,10 @@
             <primary sortas="b-playdv">playdv</primary>
           </indexterm>
         </listitem>
-      </varlistentry>
+      </varlistentry>-->
 
       <varlistentry id="libdv-lib">
-        <term><filename class='libraryfile'>libdv.{so,a}</filename></term>
+        <term><filename class='libraryfile'>libdv.so</filename></term>
         <listitem>
           <para>provides functions for programs interacting with the
           Quasar DV CODEC.</para>




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