fixes to instalation process

Mark D. Studebaker mds at paradyne.com
Sat Aug 3 23:53:05 CEST 2002


thank you for the patch.
I note that it simply adds "||true" to all the install lines.
This will prevent 'make' from stopping on a real install failure.
Is there better way to allow non-root users to install without
ignoring failures for root users?


Blues wrote:
> 
> This patch helps to make instalation in some DESTDIR on non-root user.
> For example: when making rpm-package from non-privileged user. Options `-o
> root` in install causes build to fail.
> 
> After all - there is some inconsequence in instalation process.
> install-kernel uses MODDIR, install-kernel-busses and install-kernel-chips
> uses MODPREF. This should be unified.
> 
> It's used now in PLD Linux Distribution (http://www.pld.org.pl)
> 
> --
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> pozdr.  Pawe³ Go³aszewski
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> CPU not found - software emulation...
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