changeset 221:4757ff7d2234

Use the --home option for installing dependencies.
author Martin Geisler <mg@daimi.au.dk>
date Tue, 16 Oct 2007 18:06:01 +0200
parents 48a7270dcf89
children dc8b29084adf
files INSTALL
diffstat 1 files changed, 4 insertions(+), 4 deletions(-) [+]
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--- a/INSTALL	Tue Oct 16 11:10:41 2007 +0200
+++ b/INSTALL	Tue Oct 16 18:06:01 2007 +0200
@@ -58,12 +58,12 @@
 other dependencies (without being root) by downloading and unpacking
 them and then execute
 
-  python setup.py install --prefix=$HOME/opt
+  python setup.py install --home=$HOME/opt
 
 That will install everything under the given prefix. With the above
-command run using Python2.4 the Python modules are installed into
+command the Python modules are installed into
 
-  $HOME/opt/lib/python2.4/site-packages
+  $HOME/opt/lib/python
 
 and some programs are installed into
 
@@ -74,7 +74,7 @@
 
 Bash uses can normally do this by adding
 
-  export PYTHONPATH=$PYTHONPATH:$HOME/opt/lib/python2.4/site-packages
+  export PYTHONPATH=$PYTHONPATH:$HOME/opt/lib/python
   export PATH=$PATH:$HOME/opt/bin
 
 to their ~/.bash_profile file, creating it if it is not already there.