LessTif-0.93.94 Installation (addendum)

Randy randy at spam_this.org
Fri Mar 19 21:52:25 PST 2004


On Friday, March 19, 2004 at 6:27 PM, Tushar Teredesai wrote:

> Randy wrote:
> 
> >Never mind the where it came from. The Makefile has a "rootdir"
> >variable of $(prefix)/LessTif and copies files there accordingly.
> >
> >I'm going to reinstall the package after modifying the Makefile.
> >I will create a patch for this if anyone is interested.
> >
> >  
> >
> This is what I use:
> 
> ../configure --prefix=/usr/share \
>             --exec-prefix=/usr/share \
>             --infodir=/usr/share/info \
>             --mandir=/usr/share/man \
>             --sysconfdir=/etc \
>             --bindir=/usr/bin \
>             --sbindir=/usr/sbin \
>             --libdir=/usr/lib \
>             --includedir=/usr/include &&
> make xmdir=/usr/include/Xm \
>      mrmdir=/usr/include/Mrm \
>      uildir=/usr/include/uil \
>      libdir=/usr/lib \
>      dtincludedir=/usr/include/Dt \
>      bindir=/usr/bin all install &&
> rm -rf /usr/share/LessTif

I don't understand this reply at all. Your method of installing
the package varies from the book by a million miles. How on earth
does your reply help someone follow the book?

I simply created a patch that modifies the various makefiles.
It seemed to work just fine.

-- 
Randy




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