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Re: DESTDIR Capability

From: Irene Vatton <Irene.Vatton@inrialpes.fr>
Date: Thu, 26 Apr 2007 08:52:36 +0100
To: alkos333 <me@alkos333.net>
Cc: "Amaya Development List" <www-amaya-dev@w3.org>
Message-Id: <200704260952.36925.vatton@inrialpes.fr>

On Thursday 26 April 2007 03:18, alkos333 wrote:
> When I was writing a SlackBuild script for Amaya,

That's fine.

> I noticed the make files 
> don't have a DESTDIR capability, so I could just do  make install
> DESTDIR=$PKG.  Is there a work in progress to include this capability in
> the future?

Last changes are in the snapshot (9.55):
see http://www.w3.org/Amaya/User/SourceDist.html

The configure can fix the future position of the program and  data 
By example "../configure --prefix=/usr --datadir=/usr/lib"
The install script (source Amaya/batch/script_install.in) defines an 
AMAYA_INSTALLDIR and is called by:
make install prefix=... datadir=...
We have also extra scripts to install Amaya as a gnome application (source 

Do you think we need a different DESTDIR variable in script_install?

> Thanks,
> Alex

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