Subject: Re: make update hell
To: Pavel Cahyna <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Ben Collver <email@example.com>
Date: 10/08/2004 06:22:04
On Fri, Oct 08, 2004 at 03:14:43PM +0200, Pavel Cahyna wrote:
> I should have said "that make package must be done as root" instead of
> "that install is done as root". If I understand it correctly, make package
> currently does "make install" first.
How will you make a package without installing the files?
On some platforms, linking is not done until the install target. For
example, if you build apache2 on HP-UX 11.11.