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Re: change DESTDIR

also sprach Yan <yhuang@pulver.com> [2004.12.08.0209 +0100]:
> I am trying to create a .deb file. If i do not change
> the rules, it create the correct .deb file. However,
> when i changed DESTDIR=/usr/tmp, it install all
> the stuff in /usr/tmp correctly, however did not
> include those in the .deb.

DESTDIR is only the temporary installation space for package
creation. If you really want to move the package to /usr/tmp, uise
prefix in the configure call

  ./configure ... --prefix=/usr/tmp

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