6.24. Sed-4.2.2

The Sed package contains a stream editor.

Approximate build time: 0.2 SBU
Required disk space: 11 MB

6.24.1. Installation of Sed

Prepare Sed for compilation:

./configure --prefix=/usr --bindir=/bin --htmldir=/usr/share/doc/sed-4.2.2

The meaning of the new configure option:


This sets the installation directory for the HTML documentation.

Compile the package and generate the HTML documentation:

make html

To test the results, issue:

make check

Install the package and its documentation:

make install
make -C doc install-html

6.24.2. Contents of Sed

Installed program: sed
Installed directory: /usr/share/doc/sed-4.2.2

Short Descriptions


Filters and transforms text files in a single pass