make install DESTDIR

Martin v. Loewis martin at v.loewis.de
Sat Aug 21 13:43:48 CEST 2010


> The whole point of DESTDIR is that it should be prepended to all
> installed paths, but the binaries should not contain any references to
> it.DESTDIR is commonly used by packagers, for example, to allow
> installation without superuser privileges.

So what is the point of your messages? Do you want to report a problem?
Are you asking for help? Do you want to vent frustration?

Regards,
Martin



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