Changeset 39807 for trunk/doc-new


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Timestamp:
Sep 5, 2008, 9:06:16 PM (11 years ago)
Author:
markd@…
Message:

Fix the X11 section to work with 10.5.

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  • trunk/doc-new/guide/xml/installing.xml

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    3939        <para>Click <guibutton>Install</guibutton> to install X11.</para>
    4040      </listitem>
    41 
    42       <listitem>
    43         <para>Drag the <filename>/Applications/Utilities/X11</filename> icon
    44         to your dock —you must open X11 before launching an X11
    45         application.</para>
    46       </listitem>
    4741    </orderedlist>
    4842
    49     <para>If you're using Mac OS X 10.3 then you can download the X11
    50     installer from the Apple <ulink
    51     url="http://apple.com/support/downloads/x11formacosx.html">download
    52     page</ulink>.</para>
     43    <para>Before launching an X11 application, you must open a terminal window
     44    and start an xterm session.</para>
     45
     46    <programlisting><prompt>%%</prompt> <userinput>xterm</userinput></programlisting>
     47
     48    <para>After the X11 session window opens, you may launch X11 apps from
     49    another terminal window. See <link
     50    linkend="installing.x11.settings">Optional X11 Settings</link> if you wish
     51    to launch X11 applications from an X11 session window.</para>
    5352
    5453    <note>
     
    6766
    6867      <para>To launch X11 applications directly from an X11 window (instead of
    69       a terminal window), you need to have the MacPorts paths imported into
    70       X11 sessions when they are opened. This is a two step process.</para>
    71 
    72       <para>First, tell X11 about the <filename>~/.profile</filename> file
    73       that will be created after you install MacPorts. Do this by editing the
    74       file <filename>/etc/X11/xinit/xinitrc</filename> and adding this line
    75       near the top.</para>
    76 
    77       <programlisting>source ~/.profile</programlisting>
    78 
    79       <para>Now finish the process by making subsequent X11 sessions opened
    80       using the menu bar respect your <filename>.profile</filename>
     68      a regular terminal window), you need to make it so X11 sessions opened
     69      using the menu bar respect your <filename>.~profile</filename>
    8170      file.</para>
    8271
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