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Re: [SLE] completion of my list of installed programs
  • From: Charles Philip Chan <cpchan@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 30 Oct 2003 07:22:51 -0500
  • Message-id: <20031030072251.19e279f4.cpchan@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thu, 30 Oct 2003 12:10:01 +0000
Jonathan Lim <trayde@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> ./configure
> make
> checkinstall

Most of the time this works, but I have encountered the odd package
where you need to do "make install" first or else the rpm wouldn't build
properly.

Charles

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