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Re: packages going to the wrong place?

On May 18, 2011, at 6:45 34PM, Greg Troxel wrote:

> Aleksey Cheusov <> writes:
>>>  make install
>>> installs into a work/.destdir.
>> This behavuour was reverted some time ago.
>> Even if USE_DESTDIR is set to "yes" (now the default),
>> "make install" builds the binary package first
>> and then installs it.
> Excellent - I'm glad to hear I was confused.  I just checked and indeed
> it behaves as you say.    I didn't notice because I trained myself to
> type 'make install'.

Right -- and I use 'make package' because I have a build machine that
is producing packages for several others.

In any event, 'make package-install' does what I want; everything is
working now.  My thanks to everyone.

                --Steve Bellovin,

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