[Ffmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Add DESTDIR support to Makefiles
Mon Oct 17 09:53:31 CEST 2005
> smail D?nmez wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > Following patch adds DESTDIR support so you can do :
> > make install # Normal install to /
> > make DESTDIR=/home/cartman/ffmpeg install # Install
> > under /home/cartman/ffmpeg/usr etc
> > DESTDIR is a must for packaging. Also note that this patch doesn't
> > affect any
> > functionality so it works as expected.
> > Please comment/review/apply :)
> Isn't this the kind of thing that usually belongs in the configure
No, it's one of the few really handy real features of autoconf based
things (those done right, many fail to support that), so that you can
install where you want, while configuring elsewhere.
Very useful when used in a bigger project.
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