[blfs-book] r10366 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/welcome xsoft/other

andy at linuxfromscratch.org andy at linuxfromscratch.org
Tue Jun 26 09:50:10 PDT 2012


Author: andy
Date: 2012-06-26 10:50:06 -0600 (Tue, 26 Jun 2012)
New Revision: 10366

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/xsoft/other/pidgin.xml
Log:
pidgin-2.10.4

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2012-06-26 15:38:04 UTC (rev 10365)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2012-06-26 16:50:06 UTC (rev 10366)
@@ -971,7 +971,7 @@
 <!ENTITY icedtea-web-version          "1.2">
 <!ENTITY inkscape-version             "0.48.2">
 <!ENTITY pan-version                  "0.133">
-<!ENTITY pidgin-version               "2.10.2">
+<!ENTITY pidgin-version               "2.10.4">
 <!ENTITY rox-filer-version            "2.10">
 <!ENTITY thunderbird-version          "13.0.1">
 <!ENTITY xchat-version                "2.8.8">

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2012-06-26 15:38:04 UTC (rev 10365)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2012-06-26 16:50:06 UTC (rev 10366)
@@ -71,8 +71,11 @@
           Fixes <ulink url="&blfs-ticket-root;3432">#3432</ulink>.</para>
         </listitem>
         <listitem>
-          <para>[abenton] - Upgrade Poppler to 0.20.1</para>
+          <para>[abenton] - Updated Poppler to 0.20.1</para>
         </listitem>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[abenton] - Updated Pidgin to 2.10.4</para>
+        </listitem>
       </itemizedlist>
     </listitem>
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/xsoft/other/pidgin.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/xsoft/other/pidgin.xml	2012-06-26 15:38:04 UTC (rev 10365)
+++ trunk/BOOK/xsoft/other/pidgin.xml	2012-06-26 16:50:06 UTC (rev 10366)
@@ -4,12 +4,13 @@
   <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
   %general-entities;
 
-  <!ENTITY pidgin-download-http "&sourceforge-repo;/pidgin/pidgin-&pidgin-version;.tar.bz2">
+  <!ENTITY pidgin-download-http
+    "&sourceforge-repo;/pidgin/pidgin-&pidgin-version;.tar.bz2">
   <!ENTITY pidgin-download-ftp  " ">
-  <!ENTITY pidgin-md5sum        "f2b210f2562865d870f193ff1fe8ea75">
-  <!ENTITY pidgin-size          "9.5 MB">
-  <!ENTITY pidgin-buildsize     "244 MB (additinoal 106 MB for API documentation)">
-  <!ENTITY pidgin-time          "1.9 SBU">
+  <!ENTITY pidgin-md5sum        "264f9ae89742b8ee168306b85d2fb51e">
+  <!ENTITY pidgin-size          "9.6 MB">
+  <!ENTITY pidgin-buildsize     "255 MB">
+  <!ENTITY pidgin-time          "2.3 SBU">
 ]>
 
 <sect1 id="pidgin" xreflabel="Pidgin-&pidgin-version;">
@@ -29,10 +30,11 @@
   <sect2 role="package">
     <title>Introduction to Pidgin</title>
 
-    <para><application>Pidgin</application> is a Gtk+-2 instant messaging
-    client that can connect with a wide range of networks including AIM, ICQ,
-    GroupWise, MSN, Jabber, IRC, Napster, Gadu-Gadu, SILC, Zephyr and
-    Yahoo!.</para>
+    <para>
+      <application>Pidgin</application> is a Gtk+ 2 instant messaging client
+      that can connect with a wide range of networks including AIM, ICQ,
+      GroupWise, MSN, Jabber, IRC, Napster, Gadu-Gadu, SILC, Zephyr and Yahoo!
+    </para>
 
     &lfs71_checked;
 
@@ -61,147 +63,154 @@
     <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Pidgin Dependencies</bridgehead>
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Required</bridgehead>
-    <para role="required"><xref linkend="gtk2"/> and
-    <xref linkend="perl-xml-parser"/>. <application>Gtk+-2</application> is
-    required to build <application>Pidgin</application>, however, if you
-    configure <application>Pidgin</application> with the option
-    <option>--disable-gtkui</option>, it is possible to compile the command
-    line <command>finch</command> program without
-    <application>Gtk+-2</application> installed.</para>
+    <para role="required">
+      <xref linkend="gtk2"/> and
+      <xref linkend="perl-xml-parser"/>
+    </para>
 
-    <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional for SSL Support</bridgehead>
-    <para role="optional"><xref linkend="gnutls"/> or
-    <xref linkend="nss"/></para>
+    <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Recommended</bridgehead>
+    <para role="recommended">
+      <xref linkend="gnutls"/> or
+      <xref linkend="nss"/>
+    </para>
 
-    <para>SSL support is required for the MSN Messenger, Yahoo!, Novel
-    Groupwise and Google Talk protocol plugins.
-    <application>GnuTLS</application> is the preferred method (the Mozilla nss
-    API is more likely to change and this can cause problems).</para>
+    <para>
+      SSL support is required for the MSN Messenger, Yahoo!, Novel Groupwise and
+      Google Talk protocol plugins. <application>GnuTLS</application> is the
+      preferred method (the Mozilla nss API is more likely to change and this
+      can cause problems).
+    </para>
 
     <bridgehead renderas="sect4">Optional</bridgehead>
-    <para role="optional"><xref linkend="xscreensaver"/>,
-    <ulink url="http://gtkspell.sourceforge.net/">Gtkspell</ulink>,
-    <xref linkend="startup-notification"/>, <xref linkend="x-window-system"/>,
-    <xref linkend="intltool"/>, <xref linkend="GConf"/>,
-    <xref linkend="dbus-glib"/>, <xref linkend="libidn"/>,
-    <ulink url="http://silcnet.org/software/">SILC Client</ulink>,
-    <ulink url="http://silcnet.org/software/">SILC Toolkit</ulink>,
-    <ulink url="http://packages.debian.org/stable/source/zephyr">zephyr</ulink>,
-    <xref linkend="gstreamer"/> (required for audio support),
-    <xref linkend="farsight2"/> (required for video and voice support),
-    <xref linkend="evolution-data-server"/>,
-    <xref linkend="sqlite"/> (required for the Contact Availability Prediction
-    plugin), <xref linkend="cyrus-sasl"/>,
-    <xref linkend="mitkrb"/> (required for Kerberos support in the Zephyr
-    module), <xref linkend="avahi"/>, (required for the Bonjour plugin),
-    <ulink url="http://meanwhile.sourceforge.net/">Meanwhile</ulink>
-    (required for Sametime protocol support), <ulink
-    url="http://www.gnome.org/projects/NetworkManager/">NetworkManager</ulink>,
-    <ulink url="http://toxygen.net/libgadu/">libgadu</ulink>,
-    <ulink url="http://sourceforge.net/projects/check">check</ulink> (only
-    used during the test suite) and <xref linkend="tcl"/></para>
+    <para role="optional">
+      <ulink url="http://gtkspell.sourceforge.net/">Gtkspell</ulink>,
+      <xref linkend="startup-notification"/>,
+      <xref linkend="intltool"/>,
+      <xref linkend="GConf"/>,
+      <xref linkend="dbus-glib"/>,
+      <xref linkend="libidn"/>,
+      <ulink url="http://silcnet.org/software/">SILC Client</ulink>,
+      <ulink url="http://silcnet.org/software/">SILC Toolkit</ulink>,
+      <ulink url="http://packages.debian.org/stable/source/zephyr">zephyr</ulink>,
+      <xref linkend="gstreamer"/> (required for audio support),
+      <xref linkend="farsight2"/> (required for video and voice support),
+      <xref linkend="evolution-data-server"/>,
+      <xref linkend="sqlite"/> (required for the Contact Availability Prediction
+      plugin),
+      <xref linkend="cyrus-sasl"/>,
+      <xref linkend="mitkrb"/> (required for Kerberos support in the Zephyr
+      module),
+      <xref linkend="avahi"/>, (required for the Bonjour plugin),
+      <ulink url="http://meanwhile.sourceforge.net/">Meanwhile</ulink>
+      (required for Sametime protocol support),
+      <xref linkend="NetworkManager"/>,
+      <ulink url="http://toxygen.net/libgadu/">libgadu</ulink>,
+      <xref linkend="check"/> (only used during the test suite) and
+      <xref linkend="tcl"/>
+    </para>
 
-    <para condition="html" role="usernotes">User Notes:
-    <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/pidgin"/></para>
-
+    <para condition="html" role="usernotes">
+      User Notes: <ulink url="&blfs-wiki;/pidgin"/>
+    </para>
   </sect2>
 
   <sect2 role="installation">
     <title>Installation of Pidgin</title>
 
-    <para>Compile <application>Pidgin</application> by running the following
-    commands:</para>
+    <para>
+      Compile <application>Pidgin</application> by running the following
+      commands:
+    </para>
 
-<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --disable-screensaver \
-  --disable-meanwhile --disable-avahi --disable-nm --disable-tcl \
-  --disable-nss --disable-gnutls --disable-idn --disable-vv \
-  --disable-gtkspell --disable-gstreamer --disable-dbus \
-  --with-gconf-schema-file-dir=$GNOME_SYSCONFDIR/gconf/schemas &&
+<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr --disable-meanwhile --disable-avahi --disable-nm --disable-tcl \
+  --disable-idn --disable-gstreamer --disable-vv --disable-gtkspell
+  --disable-dbus LIBS=-lX11 &&
 make</userinput></screen>
 
-    <para> If you have <xref linkend="doxygen"/> installed
-    (<xref linkend="graphviz"/> can be used also) and you wish to create the
-    API documentation, issue: <command>make docs</command></para>
+    <para>
+      If you have <xref linkend="doxygen"/> installed
+      (<xref linkend="graphviz"/> can be used also) and you wish to create the
+      API documentation, issue: <command>make docs</command>
+    </para>
 
     <para>To test the results, issue: <command>make check</command>.</para>
 
-    <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem>
-    user:</para>
+    <para>
+      Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
+    </para>
 
 <screen role="root"><userinput>make install &&
 mkdir /usr/share/doc/pidgin-&pidgin-version; &&
 cp README doc/gtkrc-2.0 /usr/share/doc/pidgin-&pidgin-version;</userinput></screen>
 
-    <para>If you created the API documentation, install it using the following
-    commands as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
+    <para>
+      If you created the API documentation, install it using the following
+      commands as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:
+    </para>
 
 <screen role="root"><userinput>mkdir /usr/share/doc/pidgin-&pidgin-version;/api &&
 cp doc/html/* /usr/share/doc/pidgin-&pidgin-version;/api</userinput></screen>
-
   </sect2>
 
   <sect2 role="commands">
     <title>Command Explanations</title>
 
-<!--    <para><parameter>LIBS="-lm -lX11"</parameter>: This avoids
-    problems linking with <command>ld</command> from
-    <application>binutils-2.22</application>. This parameter is not needed with
-    earlier versions of <application>binutils</application>. If you
-    haven't installed <application>libX11</application> and are just
-    compiling <command>finch</command>, remove the "-lX11"
-    part.</para> -->
+    <para>
+      <option>--disable-meanwhile</option>: Remove this option if you've
+      installed <ulink url="http://meanwhile.sourceforge.net/">Meanwhile</ulink>
+    </para>
 
     <para>
-    <option>--with-gconf-schema-file-dir=$GNOME_SYSCONFDIR/gconf/schemas</option>:
-    This parameter is used so that the <application>GConf</application> schema
-    files are installed into the existing database. If
-    <application>GConf</application> is not installed, the parameter does not
-    affect the build or installation of the package.</para>
-
-    <para><option>--disable-screensaver</option>: Remove this option if
-    you installed <application>libXscrnsaver</application> before you installed
-    <application>libXext</application>.</para>
-
-    <para><option>--disable-meanwhile</option>: Remove this option if
-    you've installed
-    <ulink url="http://meanwhile.sourceforge.net/">Meanwhile</ulink>.</para>
-
-    <para><option>--disable-avahi</option>: Remove this option if you've
+      <option>--disable-avahi</option>: Remove this option if you've
     installed <xref linkend="avahi"/>.</para>
 
-    <para><option>--disable-nm</option>: Remove this option if you've
-    installed <ulink
-    url="http://www.gnome.org/projects/NetworkManager/">NetworkManager</ulink>.
+    <para>
+      <option>--disable-nm</option>: Remove this option if you've installed
+      <xref linkend="NetworkManager"/>.
     </para>
 
-    <para><option>--disable-tcl</option>: Remove this option if you've
-    installed <xref linkend="tcl"/>.</para>
+    <para>
+      <option>--disable-tcl</option>: Remove this option if you've installed
+      <xref linkend="tcl"/>.
+    </para>
 
-    <para><option>--disable-nss</option> <option>--disable-gnutls</option>:
-    Remove these options if you've installed
-    <xref linkend="gnutls"/>.</para>
+    <para>
+      <option>--disable-idn</option>: Remove this option if you've installed
+      <xref linkend="libidn"/>.
+    </para>
 
-    <para><option>--disable-idn</option>: Remove this option if you've
-    installed <xref linkend="libidn"/>.</para>
+    <para>
+      <option>--disable-gstreamer</option>: Sounds. Remove this option if you've
+      installed <xref linkend="gstreamer"/>.
+    </para>
 
-    <para><option>--disable-vv</option>: Video and voice. Remove this
-    option if you've installed <xref linkend="farsight2"/>.</para>
+    <para>
+      <option>--disable-vv</option>: Video and voice. Remove this option if
+      you've installed <xref linkend="farsight2"/>.
+    </para>
 
-    <para><option>--disable-gtkspell</option>: Spellchecking. Remove this
-    option if you've installed
-    <ulink url="http://gtkspell.sourceforge.net/">Gtkspell</ulink>.</para>
+    <para>
+      <option>--disable-gtkspell</option>: Spellchecking. Remove this option if
+      you've installed
+      <ulink url="http://gtkspell.sourceforge.net/">Gtkspell</ulink>.
+    </para>
 
-    <para><option>--disable-gstreamer</option>: Sounds. Remove this option if
-    you've installed <xref linkend="gstreamer"/>.</para>
+    <para>
+      <option>--disable-dbus</option>: Remove this option if you've installed
+      <xref linkend="dbus"/>.
+    </para>
 
-    <para><option>--disable-dbus</option>: Remove this option if you've
-    installed <xref linkend="dbus"/>.</para>
+    <para>
+      <parameter>LIBS=-lX11</parameter>: This parameter needs to be passed to
+      configure to avoid a link time error with recent versions of binutils.
+    </para>
 
-    <para><option>--disable-gtkui</option>: Use this option if you've not
-    installed <xref linkend="gtk2"/> and you just want the
-    <application>Ncurses</application> based <command>finch</command>
-    program.</para>
-
+    <para>
+      <option>--disable-gtkui</option>: Use this option if you've not installed
+      <xref linkend="gtk2"/> and you just want the
+      <application>Ncurses</application> based <command>finch</command>
+      program.
+    </para>
   </sect2>
 
   <sect2 role="configuration">
@@ -223,16 +232,16 @@
 
     <sect3><title>Configuration Information</title>
 
-      <para>Most configuration can be accomplished by using the various
-      preference settings inside the programs. Additionally, you can create
-      a <filename>~/.gtkrc-02</filename> file which can store gtk+-2 theme
-      settings that affect <application>Pidgin</application> and other gtk+-2
-      applications. Note that an example <filename>gtkrc-02</filename> file was
-      installed during the package installation and can be used as a starting
-      point or reference.</para>
-
+      <para>
+        Most configuration can be accomplished by using the various preference
+        settings inside the programs. Additionally, you can create a
+        <filename>~/.gtkrc-02</filename> file which can store gtk+-2 theme
+        settings that affect <application>Pidgin</application> and other Gtk+ 2
+        applications. Note that an example <filename>gtkrc-02</filename> file
+        was installed during the package installation and can be used as a
+        starting point or reference.
+      </para>
     </sect3>
-
   </sect2>
 
   <sect2 role="content">
@@ -244,16 +253,36 @@
       <segtitle>Installed Directories</segtitle>
 
       <seglistitem>
-        <seg>finch, pidgin, purple-client-example, purple-remote, purple-send,
-        purple-send-async, and purple-url-handler</seg>
-        <seg>libgnt.so, libpurple.so, and libpurple-client.so along with
-        numerous plugin and support modules located in various subdirectories
-        of /usr/lib.</seg>
-        <seg>/usr/include/finch, /usr/include/gnt, /usr/include/libpurple,
-        /usr/include/pidgin, /usr/lib/finch, /usr/lib/gnt, /usr/lib/pidgin,
-        /usr/lib/purple-2, /usr/share/doc/pidgin-&pidgin-version;,
-        /usr/share/pixmaps/pidgin, /usr/share/purple and
-        /usr/share/sounds/purple</seg>
+        <seg>
+          finch,
+          pidgin,
+          purple-client-example,
+          purple-remote,
+          purple-send,
+          purple-send-async and
+          purple-url-handler
+        </seg>
+        <seg>
+          libgnt.so,
+          libpurple.so and
+          libpurple-client.so along with numerous plugin and support modules
+          located in /usr/lib/finch, /usr/lib/gnt, /usr/lib/pidgin and
+          /usr/lib/purple-2
+        </seg>
+        <seg>
+          /usr/include/finch,
+          /usr/include/gnt,
+          /usr/include/libpurple,
+          /usr/include/pidgin,
+          /usr/lib/finch,
+          /usr/lib/gnt,
+          /usr/lib/pidgin,
+          /usr/lib/purple-2,
+          /usr/share/doc/pidgin-&pidgin-version;,
+          /usr/share/pixmaps/pidgin,
+          /usr/share/purple and
+          /usr/share/sounds/purple
+        </seg>
       </seglistitem>
     </segmentedlist>
 
@@ -265,8 +294,7 @@
       <varlistentry id="pidgin-prog">
         <term><command>pidgin</command></term>
         <listitem>
-          <para>is an instant messaging client based on the
-          <application>Gtk+-2</application> GUI toolkit.</para>
+          <para>is a Gtk+-2 instant messaging client</para>
           <indexterm zone="pidgin pidgin-prog">
             <primary sortas="b-pidgin">pidgin</primary>
           </indexterm>
@@ -276,16 +304,12 @@
       <varlistentry id="finch">
         <term><command>finch</command></term>
         <listitem>
-          <para>is a text-based (<application>Ncurses</application>) instant
-          messaging client.</para>
+          <para>is a text-based instant messaging client</para>
           <indexterm zone="pidgin finch">
             <primary sortas="b-finch">finch</primary>
           </indexterm>
         </listitem>
       </varlistentry>
-
     </variablelist>
-
   </sect2>
-
 </sect1>




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