Re: [HELP] gs broken because of weird make issue
> Hi *,
> I spent 4 hours I did not have on this gs problem now and I don't have
> any ideas left.
> The problem is that currently the gs package is built in the build
> target of debian/rules but it is rebuilt from scratch in the install
> target for reasons I don't grok. The install target is run like this
> to get gs installed into a temporary dir:
> $(MAKE) prefix=`pwd`/debian/$(PACKAGE)/usr install
> I know I can probably work around this problem but I am quite sure that
> other problems will appear if I just override GS_LIB in the Makefile. So
> if anybody could spent some time and thoughts on this it would me
> most appreciated.
My mail didn:t get through ???
I will try to re-send it.
It's basically a patch to enable DESTDIR in the makefiles,
and using it.
It seems to fix the problems.