[SDL] Re: SDL+Linux non root mode.

Omar Baqueiro obaqueiro at gmail.com
Tue Sep 6 05:55:26 PDT 2005


Sorry to post to myself, I have found the ansower (dumb me...) it was just 
the prefix option in the configure file =oS.

Anyway, thank you!

On 9/6/05, Omar Baqueiro <obaqueiro at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Hello, it is my first post to the SDL mailing list. 
> Here is my situation:
> 
> I am trying to download/install SDL libraries on Linux. The issue I have 
> is that I CAN NOT get root access so I need to install everything on my home 
> directory.
> 
> Now, I downloaded the last SDL sources, and I already run ./configure & 
> make succesfully. Now, when running "make install" it does throw an error 
> (can not create libSDL...a file, permission denied) because I do not have 
> permission to write to the /usr/lib directory.
> 
> What I would like to know is what file/line should I modify in order to 
> copy the lib and include files to some place on my /home dir (like 
> /home/omar/lib and /home/omar/include).
> 
> What I plan to do is to include the .h files and link the lib files using 
> gcc, 
> 
> I *think* it is possible but I am not 100%, can anybody help me??
> 
> Thank you!
> 
> Omar.
> 
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