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From Joe Orton <jor...@redhat.com>
Subject Re: APR/Subversion "make install" bug
Date Fri, 20 Aug 2004 16:48:48 GMT
On Thu, Aug 12, 2004 at 11:26:13AM -0400, Greg Hudson wrote:
> While this is a perfectly valid viewpoint, it is quite non-standard. 
> APR should be using "install" in its install rule, not "cp", for
> consistency with other software packages.

Yeah, using cp to install libraries also has the handy side-effect of
crashing any running processes with those libraries mmaped, if upgrading
an existing installation using "make install" - install avoids that too.

http://cvs.apache.org/viewcvs.cgi/apr/Makefile.in?r1=1.107&r2=1.108
...similar fix for apr-util soon.

joe

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