Mark Hymers markh at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Aug 8 13:43:42 PDT 2002

On Wed, 07, Aug, 2002 at 10:23:57AM -0400, Billy O'Connor spoke thus..
> markh at linuxfromscratch.org (Mark Hymers) writes:
> > Just one thing.  If you do any future patches, note that you can use 
> > cvs diff -u to generate it which will miss out all the state files in
> > the CVS directories.  Alternatively, if you use something like 
> > diff --exclude=CVS it'll also do that.
> >
> Oops, thought I used cvs diff.  :)
> > PS - I haven't tested these; does ./configure by itself install into
> > /usr or /usr/local?
> /usr/local

In that case is it just --prefix=/usr to install in /usr (see the BLFS
policy on this; it's in the book somewhere!).  Do we need
--sysconfdir=/etc as well?


Mark Hymers                                    BLFS Editor
markh at linuxfromscratch.org
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