source: BOOK/final-system/common/texinfo.xml @ 564021c

clfs-3.0.0-systemdsystemd clfs-3.0.0-rc1-systemd
Last change on this file since 564021c was 564021c, checked in by Chris Staub <chris@…>, 8 years ago

Removed unneeded commands about /usr/share/info/dir from texinfo

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.5//EN"
3  "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.5/docbookx.dtd" [
4  <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5  %general-entities;
6]>
7
8<sect1 id="ch-system-texinfo" role="wrap">
9  <?dbhtml filename="texinfo.html"?>
10
11  <title>Texinfo-&texinfo-version;</title>
12
13  <indexterm zone="ch-system-texinfo">
14    <primary sortas="a-Texinfo">Texinfo</primary>
15  </indexterm>
16
17  <sect2 role="package">
18    <title/>
19
20    <para>The Texinfo package contains programs for reading, writing, and
21    converting info pages.</para>
22
23  </sect2>
24
25  <sect2 role="installation">
26    <title>Installation of Texinfo</title>
27
28    <para os="a">Prepare Texinfo for compilation:</para>
29
30<screen os="b"><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr</userinput></screen>
31
32    <para os="c">Compile the package:</para>
33
34<screen os="d"><userinput>make</userinput></screen>
35
36    <para os="e">To test the results, issue:</para>
37
38<screen os="e2"><userinput remap="test">make check</userinput></screen>
39
40    <para os="f">Install the package:</para>
41
42<screen os="g"><userinput>make install</userinput></screen>
43
44  </sect2>
45
46  <sect2 id="contents-texinfo" role="content">
47    <title>Contents of Texinfo</title>
48
49    <segmentedlist>
50      <segtitle>Installed programs</segtitle>
51      <segtitle>Installed directory</segtitle>
52
53      <seglistitem>
54        <seg>info, infokey, install-info, makeinfo (link to texi2any),
55        pdftexi2dvi, texi2dvi, texi2pdf, texindex</seg>
56        <seg>/usr/share/texinfo</seg>
57      </seglistitem>
58    </segmentedlist>
59
60    <variablelist>
61      <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
62      <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
63      <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
64
65      <varlistentry id="info">
66        <term><command>info</command></term>
67        <listitem>
68          <para>Used to read info pages which are similar to man
69          pages, but often go much deeper than just explaining all the command
70          line options. For example, compare <command>man bison</command> and
71          <command>info bison</command>.</para>
72          <indexterm zone="ch-system-texinfo info">
73            <primary sortas="b-info">info</primary>
74          </indexterm>
75        </listitem>
76      </varlistentry>
77
78      <varlistentry id="infokey">
79        <term><command>infokey</command></term>
80        <listitem>
81          <para>Compiles a source file containing Info customizations into a
82          binary format</para>
83          <indexterm zone="ch-system-texinfo infokey">
84            <primary sortas="b-infokey">infokey</primary>
85          </indexterm>
86        </listitem>
87      </varlistentry>
88
89      <varlistentry id="install-info">
90        <term><command>install-info</command></term>
91        <listitem>
92          <para>Used to install info pages; it updates entries in the
93          <command>info</command> index file</para>
94          <indexterm zone="ch-system-texinfo install-info">
95            <primary sortas="b-install-info">install-info</primary>
96          </indexterm>
97        </listitem>
98      </varlistentry>
99
100      <varlistentry id="makeinfo">
101        <term><command>makeinfo</command></term>
102        <listitem>
103          <para>Translates the given Texinfo source documents into
104          info pages, plain text, or HTML</para>
105          <indexterm zone="ch-system-texinfo makeinfo">
106            <primary sortas="b-makeinfo">makeinfo</primary>
107          </indexterm>
108        </listitem>
109      </varlistentry>
110
111      <varlistentry id="pdftexi2dvi">
112        <term><command>pdftexi2dvi</command></term>
113        <listitem>
114          <para>Shell script that run <command>texi2dvi --pdf</command></para>
115          <indexterm zone="ch-system-texinfo pdftexi2dvi">
116            <primary sortas="b-pdftexi2dvi">pdftexi2dvi</primary>
117          </indexterm>
118        </listitem>
119      </varlistentry>
120
121      <varlistentry id="texi2dvi">
122        <term><command>texi2dvi</command></term>
123        <listitem>
124          <para>Used to format the given Texinfo document into a
125          device-independent file that can be printed</para>
126          <indexterm zone="ch-system-texinfo texi2dvi">
127            <primary sortas="b-texi2dvi">texi2dvi</primary>
128          </indexterm>
129        </listitem>
130      </varlistentry>
131
132      <varlistentry id="texi2pdf">
133        <term><command>texi2pdf</command></term>
134        <listitem>
135          <para>Used to format the given Texinfo document into a
136          Portable Document Format (PDF) file</para>
137          <indexterm zone="ch-system-texinfo texi2pdf">
138            <primary sortas="b-texi2pdf">texi2pdf</primary>
139          </indexterm>
140        </listitem>
141      </varlistentry>
142
143      <varlistentry id="texindex">
144        <term><command>texindex</command></term>
145        <listitem>
146          <para>Used to sort Texinfo index files</para>
147          <indexterm zone="ch-system-texinfo texindex">
148            <primary sortas="b-texindex">texindex</primary>
149          </indexterm>
150        </listitem>
151      </varlistentry>
152
153    </variablelist>
154
155  </sect2>
156
157</sect1>
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