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Re: Scratching my head over Makefile.PL

On Thu, Jun 22, 2000 at 10:19:33PM -0400, Dirk Eddelbuettel wrote:
>Thanks for quick reply, Stephen. 
>  Stephen>  If I've understood what you're asking, check out 'EXE_FILES' in
>  Stephen> 'perldoc ExtUtils::MakeMaker'
>Sure. Did so many times. 
>But the only result I get is that during debian/rules binary, it still want
>to touch /usr/bin. Ie, PREFIX gets dropped no matter what I do.

In debian/rules, you need to add INSTALLBIN and possibly INSTALLSCRIPT
to the Makefile.PL command line to change this.

See section 3.1 of the perl-policy doc (in /usr/share/doc/perl-5.005-doc).

Brendan O'Dea                                        bod@compusol.com.au
Compusol Pty. Limited                  (NSW, Australia)  +61 2 9809 0133

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