On Mon, Sep 05, 2011 at 07:33:39AM +1000, Nathan Scott wrote:
> On 4 September 2011 15:12, Josef 'Jeff' Sipek <jeffpc@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Hello all!
> > I'm trying to package up PCP for OpenIndiana . I grabbed the 3.5.8
> > tarball and applied the Solaris related commits in git. It builds fine.
> > The issue is with the install target.
> > The package build process we're implementing at OI tries to use the DESTDIR
> > way of installing the software into a prototype directory. Sadly, the PCP
> > makefiles don't work that way. Thoughts about how to work around it? (I'd
> > rather not have to make a patch which changes every makefile to support
> > DESTDIR or something like it.)
> The top-level install-sh script used in the build respects $DIST_ROOT, you
> should be able to set that to $DESTDIR and hopefully it will all work out.
Yep. That did it. I'm a bit surprised to see just about every binary in
$DIST_ROOT/usr/bin instead of some "hidden" directory like
$DIST_ROOT/usr/lib/pcp/bin like Debian does.
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