Subject: Re: Problem with make DESTDIR=...
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Scott Reynolds <scottr@Plexus.COM>
Date: 01/08/1997 16:52:40
On Wed, 8 Jan 1997, Grey Wolf wrote:
> There's only one problem with attempting to do
> make DESTDIR=/build build
> [assuming, of course, that /build is your alternate hierarchy, as it is mine.]
> You still have to install your .mk files in the canonical place, and
> you need to install your includes in /usr/include, or the 'make build'
> won't work.
The last time I checked this (and I don't recall any changes), one only
needed to do a `cd etc; make DESTDIR=/build distrib-dirs' before
attempting to build to a newly-created $DESTDIR. I could be behind the