source: appendices/generic/generic.xml@ b394e5f7

10.0 10.1 11.0 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.2.0 6.2.0-rc1 6.2.0-rc2 6.3 6.3-rc1 6.3-rc2 6.3-rc3 7.10 7.4 7.5 7.6 7.6-blfs 7.6-systemd 7.7 7.8 7.9 8.0 8.1 8.2 8.3 8.4 9.0 9.1 basic bdubbs/svn elogind gnome kde5-13430 kde5-14269 kde5-14686 ken/refactor-virt krejzi/svn lazarus nosym perl-modules qt5new systemd-11177 systemd-13485 trunk v5_1 v5_1-pre1 xry111/git-date xry111/git-date-for-trunk xry111/git-date-test
Last change on this file since b394e5f7 was b394e5f7, checked in by Tushar Teredesai <tushar@…>, 18 years ago

Gnome Fixes

git-svn-id: svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/trunk/BOOK@1762 af4574ff-66df-0310-9fd7-8a98e5e911e0

  • Property mode set to 100644
File size: 1.9 KB
Line 
1<appendix id="appendices-generic">
2<?dbhtml filename="generic.html" dir="appendices"?>
3<title>Installing in non-default locations</title>
4
5<para>When you want to install a package to a location other than
6<filename class='directory'>/</filename>, or <filename class='directory'>/usr</filename>, you are installing
7outside the default environment settings on most machines. The following
8examples should assist you in determining how to correct this situation.
9The examples cover the complete range of settings that may need
10updating, but they are not all needed in every situation.</para>
11
12<itemizedlist>
13<listitem><para>Expand the <envar>PATH</envar> to include
14<filename class='directory'>$PREFIX/bin</filename>.</para></listitem>
15<listitem><para>Expand the <envar>PATH</envar> for root to include
16<filename class='directory'>$PREFIX/sbin</filename>.</para></listitem>
17<listitem><para>Add <filename class='directory'>$PREFIX/lib</filename>
18to <filename>/etc/ld.so.conf</filename> or expand
19<envar>LD_LIBRARY_PATH</envar> to include it. Before using the latter option,
20check out <ulink url="http://www.visi.com/~barr/ldpath.html"/>. If you
21modify <filename>/etc/ld.so.conf</filename> remember to update
22<filename>/etc/ld.so.cache</filename> by executing <command>ldconfig</command>.</para></listitem>
23<listitem><para>Add <filename class='directory'>$PREFIX/man</filename>
24to <filename>/etc/man.conf</filename> or expand <envar>MANPATH</envar>.</para></listitem>
25<listitem><para>Add <filename class='directory'>$PREFIX/info</filename>
26to <envar>INFOPATH</envar>.</para></listitem>
27<listitem><para>Add <filename
28class='directory'>$PREFIX/lib/pkgconfig</filename> to
29<envar>PKG_CONFIG_PATH</envar>.</para></listitem>
30<listitem><para>Add <filename
31class='directory'>$PREFIX/include</filename> to <envar>CPPFLAGS</envar> when compiling packages
32that depend on the package you installed.</para></listitem>
33</itemizedlist>
34
35</appendix>
Note: See TracBrowser for help on using the repository browser.