[SDL] SDL on Knoppix
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Wed May 12 08:11:24 PDT 2004
In the future, such questions should be directed towards Knoppix help
There is no root password for knoppix.
to have configure changed the prefix do
On Wednesday 12 May 2004 08:05 am, Mark Bishop wrote:
> Greets, I'm an Mac OS X/SDL developer whose decided to branch out into
> Linux after hitting far too many obstacles trying to dev for Win2k using
> So, I'm a newbie to Knoppix, but I've found it a pretty easy dev
> platform for pure C/C++ (via KDevelop) and Pascal (via FreePascal), and
> I've just dl'd the RPMs and sources for SDL; I've been unable to install
> the RPMs using KPackage as I don't know the root password (although "su
> root" doesn't ask for the password???), so I'm trying to compile SDL
> from scratch...
> I've followed the rather terse instructions and have been able to get as
> far as "configure; make"; but the "make install" command tries to
> install stuff in "/usr/" which it unfortunately can't as that is on the
> Knoppix CD... is there any way to redirect the installation performed by
> "make install" to "/mnt/hda1/" rather than "/usr/"? I've tried looking
> at the help files for "make install", but there doesn't seem to be
> anything relevant...
> "Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls
> and looks like work."
> ~Thomas Edison
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