Sendmail installation path

Chris Wesdorp chriswesdorp at planet.nl
Wed Nov 13 23:34:27 PST 2002


Billy O'Connor wrote:
> Chris Wesdorp <chriswesdorp at planet.nl> writes:
> 
> 
>>As you may all know ./Build -n <option> only prints the commands the
>>will be executed in the real world. So ./Build -n install will do a
>>installation without installing the files. I noticed that the script
>>installs the man-pages in /usr/share/man/cat{1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8}.
> 
> 
> I was not able to reproduce this problem with the BLFS commands.  The
> man pages get installed in /usr/man/man{1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8}, as they
> should.
> 
> 
>>If the scripts are installed at that location the man-progam can't
>>find them. I changed all the makefiles for the programs in the
>>obj... dir. Don't worry, i wrote a little script (run in the obj-dir):
>>
>>for dirname in $(ls --color)
>>do
>>	cp $dirname/Makefile{,.backup}
>>	sed 's/man\/cat/man\/man/g' $dirname/Makefile.backup > \
>>		$dirname/Makefile
>>done
> 
> 
> Love the color for loop, though.  :)

Oops, forget --color=none. :-) My ls is an alias to "ls --color", this 
way the loop will error because of the color codes in the filename. I 
hope i have some time this afternoon the see if i can give you a script 
the reproduces the problem.

> 
> Billy

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