DESTDIR and nslookup

LaMont Jones lamont at
Tue Oct 12 03:07:35 UTC 1999

> DESTDIR is an "alternate root".  imagine that you are making an OS disk
> and that you have the new disk mounted on /mnt.  you'd say DESTDIR=/mnt
> and then "make install" would make files like /mnt/usr/share/misc/nslookup.he

In these parts, we call it a 'pseudo-root'.  Given that, the patch I sent
actually fixes a problem....


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