Subject: Re: to prevent DESTDIR=/ by default ...
To: Martin Husemann <>
From: Luke Mewburn <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 12/12/2002 02:34:28
On Sun, Dec 08, 2002 at 05:52:51PM +0100, Martin Husemann wrote:
  | May I ask you another little helpful feature in (or the toplevel
  | makefile)?
  | It would be realy convenient if another option could take care of
  | shuffling the new build DESTDIR contents to /.

Yes; a feature I'm working on...

(Whether it's a "top level make target" or a " option" is a
separate implementation-specific detail).

  | And it would be extremly cool if it would be possible to do this last step
  | optionaly on another machine: think the big cross compile machine and the
  | slow client accessing the same DESTDIR via NFS (but where DESTDIR is not the
  | NFS / of the client).
  | This would cause even me to drop -E ;-}
  | Martin