[Ffmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Add DESTDIR support to Makefiles
Tue Oct 18 19:48:14 CEST 2005
Diego Biurrun <diego at biurrun.de> writes:
> On Tue, Oct 18, 2005 at 08:18:20PM +0300, ?smail D?nmez wrote:
>> On Tuesday 18 October 2005 14:12, Diego Biurrun wrote:
>> > On Tue, Oct 18, 2005 at 12:55:56PM +0200, Diego Biurrun wrote:
>> > > On Tue, Oct 18, 2005 at 11:31:22AM +0300, ?smail D?nmez wrote:
>> > > >
>> > > > So can we please apply this patch or tell me if there is
>> > > > anything wrong with it with respect to whitespace or
>> > > > something?
>> > >
>> > > Samuel Hocevar achieves the same effect with the following (much
>> > > simpler) patch in his Debian packages.
>> > >
>> > > Sam, what do you say? I'm tempted to apply your patch.
>> > ... and here is the patch ...
>> Nope that doesn't look correct to me. It looks like just doing
>> --prefix=$DESTDKR which is not the point of the patch.
> WTF? Have you read the patch?
As long as prefix et al are not used in the makefiles for anything
besides installing files, Sam's patch should be OK. If these
variables are used in any other way (e.g. in -D compiler flags),
things could break. In our case, I believe it's safe.
mru at inprovide.com
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