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Re: [Review - Very minor issues] tcm
Harold L Hunt II wrote:
Hm, since I followed the guidelines from http://cygwin.com/setup.html, I
untared my source archive in /tmp and made the binary package there.
Since the binary package is an archive containing the contents of .inst
(which is removed immediately after istallation, so I can't see it) and
since the binary package is not empty, I asume that everything works as
I realized that "prefix" was defined in your script instead of
"DESTDIR" because a build test of my script didn't install anything in
the .inst directory. Thus, the "prefix" definition was used by the
Makefile instead of DESTDIR. Could you delete your .inst directory,
run the "install" command again and make sure that it actually
installs stuff? If the script you used is fine, then I will upload the
packages at the link that you sent.
Of course I forgot to mention: I changed the occurences of $prefix to
$DESTDIR in the Makefile.