[Olsr-dev] change default install location to /usr/local

Henning Rogge (spam-protected)
Thu May 31 22:05:42 CEST 2012

On Thu, May 31, 2012 at 9:41 PM, Ferry Huberts <(spam-protected)> wrote:
> On 31-05-12 20:02, Hans-Christoph Steiner wrote:
>> I would like to include this patch to change the default Linux install
>> location to /usr/local, which is the generally accepted UNIX standard for
>> user-installed programs.  Currently, it installs into /usr, which is set
>> aside for system-installed programs (apt-get, yum, etc.  This patch also
>> includes the standard Makefile variables $DESTDIR, $prefix, and $libdir, for
>> standardized overriding of those locations (i.e. make prefix=/usr).
>> Any objections?
> I'm not too thrilled about this so close to a new release, can we please
> postpone it until after 0.6.3?

With testing and collecting some input what other people think about
this, this would be a natural post 0.6.3 patch I think. OLSRd worked
with the current targets, its not that we are in a hurry to change


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