source: final-system/common/libtool.xml @ d9bf69f4

Last change on this file since d9bf69f4 was d9bf69f4, checked in by Jim Gifford <clfs@…>, 16 years ago

r3778@server (orig r1709): ken | 2006-05-31 06:55:51 -0700
libtool/libltdl is already owned by root:root - fixes ticket #36.

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.4//EN"
3  "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.4/docbookx.dtd" [
4  <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5  %general-entities;
6]>
7
8<sect1 id="ch-system-libtool" role="wrap">
9  <?dbhtml filename="libtool.html"?>
10
11  <title>Libtool-&libtool-version;</title>
12
13  <indexterm zone="ch-system-libtool">
14    <primary sortas="a-Libtool">Libtool</primary>
15  </indexterm>
16
17  <sect2 role="package">
18    <title/>
19
20    <para>The Libtool package contains the GNU generic library support script.
21    It wraps the complexity of using shared libraries in a consistent, portable
22    interface.</para>
23
24  </sect2>
25
26  <sect2 role="installation">
27    <title>Installation of Libtool</title>
28
29    <para os="a">Prepare Libtool for compilation:</para>
30
31<screen os="b"><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr</userinput></screen>
32
33    <para os="c">Compile the package:</para>
34
35<screen os="d"><userinput>make</userinput></screen>
36
37    <para os="e">To test the results, issue:
38    <userinput>make check</userinput>.</para>
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-libtool" role="content">
47    <title>Contents of Libtool</title>
48
49    <segmentedlist>
50      <segtitle>Installed programs</segtitle>
51      <segtitle>Installed libraries</segtitle>
52
53      <seglistitem>
54        <seg>libtool and libtoolize</seg>
55        <seg>libltdl.[a,so]</seg>
56      </seglistitem>
57    </segmentedlist>
58
59    <variablelist>
60      <bridgehead renderas="sect3">Short Descriptions</bridgehead>
61      <?dbfo list-presentation="list"?>
62      <?dbhtml list-presentation="table"?>
63
64      <varlistentry id="libtool">
65        <term><command>libtool</command></term>
66        <listitem>
67          <para>Provides generalized library-building support services</para>
68          <indexterm zone="ch-system-libtool libtool">
69            <primary sortas="b-libtool">libtool</primary>
70          </indexterm>
71        </listitem>
72      </varlistentry>
73
74      <varlistentry id="libtoolize">
75        <term><command>libtoolize</command></term>
76        <listitem>
77          <para>Provides a standard way to add <command>libtool</command> support
78          to a package</para>
79          <indexterm zone="ch-system-libtool libtoolize">
80            <primary sortas="b-libtoolize">libtoolize</primary>
81          </indexterm>
82        </listitem>
83      </varlistentry>
84
85      <varlistentry id="libltdl">
86        <term><filename class="libraryfile">libltdl</filename></term>
87        <listitem>
88          <para>Hides the various difficulties of dlopening libraries</para>
89          <indexterm zone="ch-system-libtool libltdl">
90            <primary sortas="c-libltdl">libltdl</primary>
91          </indexterm>
92        </listitem>
93      </varlistentry>
94
95    </variablelist>
96
97  </sect2>
98
99</sect1>
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