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Re: [PATCH 2/3] respect DESTDIR when installing

To: Mike Frysinger <vapier@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/3] respect DESTDIR when installing
From: Ben Myers <bpm@xxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 24 Oct 2012 16:21:14 -0500
Cc: xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <201210241707.37499.vapier@xxxxxxxxxx>
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On Wed, Oct 24, 2012 at 05:07:36PM -0400, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> On Wednesday 24 October 2012 16:51:40 Ben Myers wrote:
> > On Mon, Sep 24, 2012 at 07:39:37PM -0400, Mike Frysinger wrote:
> > > This makes the `make install DESTDIR=...` form work.  It keeps support
> > > for all previous forms too (like DIST_ROOT).
> > 
> > This doesn't seem to work for me.  I do a make install
> > DESTDIR=/some/odd/path and it all still goes into /usr.  What sort of
> > system did you try this on? Maybe it just doesn't like opensuse 12.2?
> 
> the `make` output makes it look like it's going into / and such, but it 
> isn't.  
> the install-sh script rewrites the path silently behind the scenes.
> 
> alternatively, maybe you didn't rebuild autotools after applying the patch ?  
> the code will copy include/install-sh to the top level, and then everything 
> executes that rather than the original in the include/ subdir.

Thanks Mike, works great. 

-Ben

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