r8020 - in trunk/BOOK: . introduction/welcome pst/printing

gdalziel at linuxfromscratch.org gdalziel at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Sep 16 08:28:36 PDT 2009


Author: gdalziel
Date: 2009-09-16 09:28:36 -0600 (Wed, 16 Sep 2009)
New Revision: 8020

Modified:
   trunk/BOOK/general.ent
   trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
   trunk/BOOK/pst/printing/gs.xml
Log:
Updated to GPL Ghostscript-8.70.

Modified: trunk/BOOK/general.ent
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2009-09-12 22:47:09 UTC (rev 8019)
+++ trunk/BOOK/general.ent	2009-09-16 15:28:36 UTC (rev 8020)
@@ -3,7 +3,7 @@
 $Date$
 -->
 
-<!ENTITY day          "08">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
+<!ENTITY day          "16">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY month        "09">                   <!-- Always 2 digits -->
 <!ENTITY year         "2009">
 <!ENTITY copyrightdate "2001-&year;">
@@ -731,7 +731,7 @@
 <!-- Chapter 42 -->
 <!ENTITY cups-version                 "1.2.12">
 <!ENTITY LPRng-version                "3.8.28">
-<!ENTITY gs-version                   "8.64">
+<!ENTITY gs-version                   "8.70">
 <!-- <!ENTITY espgs-version                "8.15.4"> -->
 <!ENTITY gutenprint-version           "5.0.1">
 

Modified: trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2009-09-12 22:47:09 UTC (rev 8019)
+++ trunk/BOOK/introduction/welcome/changelog.xml	2009-09-16 15:28:36 UTC (rev 8020)
@@ -41,6 +41,15 @@
 
 -->
     <listitem>
+      <para>September 16th, 2009</para>
+      <itemizedlist>
+        <listitem>
+          <para>[gdalziel] - Updated to GPL Ghostscript-8.70.</para>
+        </listitem>
+      </itemizedlist>
+    </listitem>
+
+    <listitem>
       <para>September 12th, 2009</para>
       <itemizedlist>
         <listitem>

Modified: trunk/BOOK/pst/printing/gs.xml
===================================================================
--- trunk/BOOK/pst/printing/gs.xml	2009-09-12 22:47:09 UTC (rev 8019)
+++ trunk/BOOK/pst/printing/gs.xml	2009-09-16 15:28:36 UTC (rev 8020)
@@ -5,8 +5,8 @@
   %general-entities;
 
   <!ENTITY gs-download-http "&sourceforge-repo;/ghostscript/ghostscript-&gs-version;.tar.bz2">
-  <!ENTITY gs-download-ftp  "ftp://mirror.cs.wisc.edu/pub/mirrors/ghost/GPL/gs864/ghostscript-&gs-version;.tar.bz2">
-  <!ENTITY gs-md5sum        "b13289cb2115f38f40c5e064f87e228a">
+  <!ENTITY gs-download-ftp  "ftp://mirror.cs.wisc.edu/pub/mirrors/ghost/GPL/gs870/ghostscript-&gs-version;.tar.bz2">
+  <!ENTITY gs-md5sum        "526366f8cb4fda0d3d293597cc5b984b">
   <!ENTITY gs-size          "17 MB">
   <!ENTITY gs-buildsize     "232 MB (includes installing libgs.so and both font tarballs)">
   <!ENTITY gs-time          "3.2 SBU (includes building and installing libgs.so)">
@@ -96,11 +96,6 @@
     <itemizedlist spacing="compact">
       <title>Patches</title>
       <listitem>
-        <para>Required patch: <ulink
-        url="&patch-root;/ghostscript-&gs-version;-security_fixes-1.patch"/>
-        </para>
-      </listitem>
-      <listitem>
         <para>Optional patch: <ulink
         url="&patch-root;/ghostscript-&gs-version;-system_jasper-1.patch"/>
         </para>
@@ -129,23 +124,24 @@
     first remove the local copy and apply a patch:</para>
 
 <screen><userinput>rm -rf jasper &&
-patch -Np1 -i ../ghostscript-&gs-version;-system_jasper-1.patch
-</userinput></screen>
+patch -Np1 -i ../ghostscript-&gs-version;-system_jasper-1.patch</userinput></screen>
 
     <para>Install <application>GPL Ghostscript</application> by running the
     following commands:</para>
 
-<screen><userinput>patch -Np1 -i ../ghostscript-&gs-version;-security_fixes-1.patch &&
-./configure --prefix=/usr &&
+<screen><userinput>./configure --prefix=/usr &&
 make</userinput></screen>
 
-    <para>This package does not come with a test suite.</para>
+    <para>This package does not come with a test suite. However, you may test
+    the operation of the newly built <command>gs</command> program by
+    issuing the following command (issue from an X Windows terminal):</para>
 
+    <screen><userinput>bin/gs -Ilib -dBATCH examples/tiger.eps</userinput></screen>
+
     <para>Now, as the <systemitem class="username">root</systemitem> user:</para>
 
 <screen role="root"><userinput>make install &&
-ln -sv /usr/share/ghostscript/&gs-version;/doc /usr/share/doc/ghostscript-&gs-version;
-</userinput></screen>
+ln -sv /usr/share/ghostscript/&gs-version;/doc /usr/share/doc/ghostscript-&gs-version;</userinput></screen>
 
     <para>To install the shared library
     <filename class='libraryfile'>libgs.so</filename>, run the




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