[FFmpeg-devel] installing shared libraries fails after SVN 12598

Mike Melanson mike
Thu Mar 27 18:51:18 CET 2008

M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
> Martin Lindhe wrote:
>> Mike Melanson skrev:
>>> Is there a good way to test this automatically? Can the libs be
>>> installed in a local directory so as not to require root permissions?
>> I believe you can use ./configure --prefix=/my/local/path
>> Then a "make install" shouldnt require root privilegies.
> That is correct.  You can also set the DESTDIR variable when running
> make install, the value of which is prefixed to the normal install
> paths.

Great. I'll make a test for this after you fix the installer. Actually,
I will make it part of the build command so that the build will be
reported as a failure if this gets broken again.

	-Mike Melanson

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