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authorkristian <kristian@d7aaf104-2d23-0410-ae22-9d23157bf5a3>2007-02-09 19:03:25 +0000
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Follow these steps to install beryl:
1. Ensure you have compatible video hardware and drivers:
- - If you have an nvidia card, build 9629 or higher of the proprietary nvidia drivers
- is required.
- - If you have an ATI Radeon card, recent versions of ATI's fglrx drivers are supported,
- and open source drivers (versions r2xx and r3xx) are partially supported.
+ - If you have an nvidia card, build 9629 or higher of the proprietary
+ nvidia drivers is required.
+ - If you have an ATI Radeon card, recent versions of ATI's fglrx drivers
+ are supported, and open source drivers (versions r2xx and r3xx) are
+ partially supported.
- Intel i810 cards are supported with open source drivers.
2. Ensure you have Xorg 7.1 or greater installed and properly configured:
- Run `X -version' to see your version of Xorg.
- - Edit the Xorg configuration file (/etc/X11/xorg.conf) and add the following line to
- the "Device" section of the file:
- Option "AddARGBGLXVisuals" "On"
+ - Edit the Xorg configuration file (/etc/X11/xorg.conf) and add the
+ following line to the "Device" section of the file:
+ Option "AddARGBGLXVisuals" "On"
- Restart Xorg
-3. Ensure you are a sudoer. The installation script tries to install the software via
- the sudo command. Run `visudo' as root or see your distribution's documentation.
+3. Ensure you are a sudoer. The installation script tries to install the
+ software via the sudo command. Run `visudo' as root or see your
+ distribution's documentation.
-4. Install prerequisites from source or using your distribution's package manager. If
- installing binary distribution packages, you will need the development packages for many
- of these, usually ending in -dev or -devel. This is not a comprehensive list, and many
- of the packages have their own prerequisites. See the wiki
- (http://wiki.beryl-project.org/wiki/Main_Page) for distribution-specific dependencies
- and build instructions.
+4. Install prerequisites from source or using your distribution's package
+ manager. If installing binary distribution packages, you will need the
+ development packages for many of these, usually ending in -dev or -devel.
+ This is not a comprehensive list, and many of the packages have their own
+ prerequisites. See the wiki (http://wiki.beryl-project.org/wiki/Main_Page)
+ for distribution-specific dependencies and build instructions.
- autoconf (http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/autoconf/)
- automake 1.9 (http://ftp.gnu.org/gnu/automake/)
- gcc (http://gcc.gnu.org)
- X11 headers, including X11 proto headers (http://www.x.org)
- libpng (http://www.libpng.org/pub/png/libpng.html)
- libjpeg (http://www.ijg.org)
- - libwnck (Window Navigator Construction Kit) (http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/libwnck/)
+ - libwnck (Window Navigator Construction Kit)
+ (http://ftp.gnome.org/pub/GNOME/sources/libwnck/)
- GNOME2 headers and libraries (http://www.gnome.org)
- libwindow-settings from GNOME2
- libXcomposite (http://freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/XComposite)
@@ -39,9 +42,10 @@ Follow these steps to install beryl:
- python-gtk2 (http://www.pygtk.org/)
- python-pyrex (http://www.cosc.canterbury.ac.nz/greg.ewing/python/Pyrex/)
-5. Run the makeall script from the trunk of your subversion checkout (./makeall). This script
- will move into each required directory and build and install each component. If at any time
- the build fails, you are probably missing required software. The error message(s) should
- be helpful in determining what is missing. Install the missing software and try again.
+5. Run the makeall script from the trunk of your subversion checkout
+ (./makeall). This script will move into each required directory and build
+ and install each component. If at any time the build fails, you are
+ probably missing required software. The error message(s) should be helpful
+ in determining what is missing. Install the missing software and try again.
6. When the build is complete, run `beryl-manager' to start beryl.