"make install" [was Re: Patch: AWTException]

Bryce McKinlay bryce@albatross.co.nz
Wed Apr 5 18:37:00 GMT 2000


Tom Tromey wrote:

> Bryce> Actually, I noticed that if you do a "make install-data" on
> Bryce> libjava's Makefile, it uses "/usr/bin/install" which is
> Bryce> fine. It is only when doing top-level "make install" that it
> Bryce> does the painfully slow "/bib/sh libgcj/install-sh" stuff.
>
> You could try:
>
>   make INSTALL=/usr/bin/install install-target-libjava

Yes, that does the trick. Kind of annoying though. Is there a good
reason why this INSTALL value is hard-coded into the top-level
Makefile.in, overriding the correct values carefully chosen by the
configure scripts in each sub-dir?

regards

  [ bryce ]




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