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Re: [Groff] Re: grap-1.36 clip and logscale patch

From: Ted Faber
Subject: Re: [Groff] Re: grap-1.36 clip and logscale patch
Date: Sat, 11 Mar 2006 11:31:07 -0800
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On Sat, Mar 11, 2006 at 12:05:44PM +0300, Michail Vidiassov wrote:
> Dear Ted,
> On Fri, 10 Mar 2006, Ted Faber wrote:
> >>>>  Why not
> >>>>
> >>>>    /usr/local/share/doc/grap/examples   ?
> >>>>
> >>>>  Additionally, the former location can't be controlled with an
> >>>>  option to the configure script.
> >>>
> >>>I develop on FreeBSD, and this is where FreeBSD expects examples
> >>>according to hier(9).  But, as you rightly point out, not everyone
> >>>does.  I added options --with-example-dir=DIR --with-doc-dir=DIR and
> >>>--with-defines-dir=DIR so that others can put these files where
> >>>they'd like them.
> one more wish:
> Add DESTDIR to install and uninstall targets
>  to support staged installations.
> It was done to groff recently and
>  staged installation is used by darwinports ports system on Mac OS
> (that have stolen Jordan K. Hubbard from FreeBSD ;).

I'm not entirely sure what you want here.  The deinstall target removes
exactly what the install target put there, and you can tune them both
using --prefix --with-doc-dir, etc. 

What do you have in mind for what DESTDIR does?  Sorry to be dense.

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