Subject: Re: Compile of routed in -current ? ....
To: Greg A. Woods <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Scott Reynolds <scottr@Plexus.COM>
Date: 07/06/1995 16:23:49
On Thu, 6 Jul 1995, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> But DESTDIR doesn't take care of the includes used by the live build
> (i.e. "make DESTDIR=/testroot build" doesn't seem to install in, and
> then use use the /testroot/usr/include files; at least not in the
> 95Jun03 source tar files.
A subtle but important difference here is that you use DESTDIR as
DESTDIR=/testroot make build
DESTDIR is an environment variable, as opposed to a make(1) variable.
We now return you to your regularly scheduled discussion.