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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>/</filename>, or <filename>/usr</filename>, you are installing
7outside the default envionment 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 PATH to include
14$PREFIX/bin.</para></listitem>
15<listitem><para>Expand the PATH for root to include
16$PREFIX/sbin.</para></listitem>
17<listitem><para>Add $PREFIX/lib to /etc/ld.so.conf or expand
18LD_LIBRARY_PATH to include it.</para></listitem>
19<listitem><para>Add $PREFIX/man to /etc/man.conf or expand
20MANPATH.</para></listitem>
21<listitem><para>Add $PREFIX/info to INFOPATH.</para></listitem>
22<listitem><para>Add $PREFIX/lib/pkgconfig to
23PKG_CONFIG_PATH.</para></listitem>
24<listitem><para>Add $PREFIX/include to CPPFLAGS when compiling packages
25that depend on the package you installed.</para></listitem>
26</itemizedlist>
27
28</appendix>
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