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Re: Error while using ';make install'

From: James Avery <avery@wapmore.com>
Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2002 14:11:42 +0200 (CEST)
To: Rittu Mathew Koshy <rittu.koshy@wipro.com>
cc: <www-lib@w3.org>
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.32.0204181410010.30630-100000@mail.wapmore.com>
On Thu, 18 Apr 2002, Rittu Mathew Koshy wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I have a query about installing libwww-5.3.1 over Linux.
> After doing make install , I am getting the below error,
>
> [rittu@vmlc01 w3c-libwww-5.3.1]$ make install

You have to

 $ su
 # make install

or, if you don't have root,

 $ ./configure --prefix=somewhere_where_you_have_write_access

Otherwise, you're not allowed to install the libraries.

-- 
  Med venlig hilsen,
    James Avery <avery@wapmore.com>
Received on Thursday, 18 April 2002 08:04:21 GMT

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