source: clfs-embedded/BOOK/beyond-net/common/wireless_tools.xml @ 3c75105

Last change on this file since 3c75105 was 3c75105, checked in by Andrew Bradford <andrew@…>, 9 years ago

beyond-net: Use ${CLFS}/targetfs

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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-beyond-net-wireless_tools" role="wrap">
9  <?dbhtml filename="wireless_tools.html"?>
10
11  <title>Wireless Tools-&wireless_tools-version;</title>
12
13  <indexterm zone="ch-beyond-net-wireless_tools">
14    <primary sortas="a-wireless_tools">wireless_tools</primary>
15  </indexterm>
16
17  <sect2 role="package">
18    <title/>
19
20    <para>Wireless Tools is the reference implementation of tools supporting the
21    ability to manipulate the Wireless Extensions API supported by most wireless
22    LAN networking drivers.</para>
23
24  </sect2>
25
26  <sect2 role="installation">
27    <title>Installation of Wireless Tools</title>
28
29    <para os="a">Wireless Tools' <filename>Makefile</filename> contains
30    explicitly which <command>gcc</command>, <command>ar</command>, and
31    <command>ranlib</command> to use.  Make sure the
32    <filename class="directory">${CLFS}/cross-tools</filename> versions of
33    these programs are used instead of the host's:</para>
34
35<screen><userinput>sed -i s/gcc/\$\{CLFS\_TARGET\}\-gcc/g Makefile
36sed -i s/\ ar/\ \$\{CLFS\_TARGET\}\-ar/g Makefile
37sed -i s/ranlib/\$\{CLFS\_TARGET\}\-ranlib/g Makefile</userinput></screen>
38
39    <para os="b">Compile the package:</para>
40
41    <note><para>There are options that can be passed to <command>make</command>
42    and <command>make install</command> that will reduce the size and
43    functionality of the Wireless Tools.  See the Wireless Tools
44    <filename>INSTALL</filename> file for more information.</para></note>
45
46<screen><userinput>make PREFIX=${CLFS}/targetfs/usr</userinput></screen>
47
48    <para os="c">Install the package:</para>
49
50<screen><userinput>make install PREFIX=${CLFS}/targetfs/usr</userinput></screen>
51
52  </sect2>
53
54  <sect2 id="contents-wireless_tools" role="content">
55    <title>Contents of Wireless Tools</title>
56
57    <segmentedlist>
58      <segtitle>Installed programs</segtitle>
59      <segtitle>Installed libraries</segtitle>
60
61      <seglistitem>
62        <seg>iwconfig, iwevent, iwgetid, iwlist,iwpriv, and iwspy</seg>
63        <seg>libiw.so</seg>
64      </seglistitem>
65    </segmentedlist>
66
67  </sect2>
68
69</sect1>
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