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From Marc Slemko <ma...@worldgate.com>
Subject Re: sbindir = /usr/local/apache/bin ???
Date Wed, 13 Jan 1999 21:25:07 GMT
On Thu, 14 Jan 1999, Jie Gao wrote:

> On Wed, 13 Jan 1999, Ralf S. Engelschall wrote:
> 
> > In article <Pine.GSO.3.93.990113090800.17171E-100000@extro.ucc.usyd.edu.au>
you wrote:
> > > On Wed, 13 Jan 1999, Jie Gao wrote:
> > 
> > >> This is from Makefile (everything default) (1.3.4):
> > >> 
> > >> #   installation paths
> > >> prefix          = /usr/local/apache
> > >> exec_prefix     = /usr/local/apache
> > >> bindir          = /usr/local/apache/bin
> > >> sbindir         = /usr/local/apache/bin
> > >                                     ^^^ Is this a typo?
> > >                                    I mean ./configure should give it sbin.
> > 
> > No, it shouldn't. You used the Apache layout and there is only a bin/
> > directory. The sbin/ directory exists only in the GNU layout or when you
> > request it manually with --sbindir, of course.
> 
> If I remember correctly, it was set to sbin in 1.3.3, and httpd was installed there.
Now
> httpd gets installed in bin. 

If you read the announcement or the CHANGES file or the new in 1.3 file or
anything you will see that this was changed on purpose.


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