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From Richard Urena <...@www.miser.umass.edu>
Subject config/4334: Nothing in sbin, everything in bin
Date Thu, 29 Apr 1999 21:13:11 GMT

>Number:         4334
>Category:       config
>Synopsis:       Nothing in sbin, everything in bin
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    apache
>State:          open
>Class:          doc-bug
>Submitter-Id:   apache
>Arrival-Date:   Thu Apr 29 14:20:00 PDT 1999
>Originator:     rru@www.miser.umass.edu
>Release:        1.3.6
Linux 2.0.34 (Slackware 3.5.0 dist), Pentium (i586)
egcs-2.90.29 980515 (egcs-1.0.3 release)

NOTE:  I'm not writing this report from the machine in question
Not really a bug, but a mismatch between what the documentation says and 
what actually happens.  I used ./configure with a prefix (see below)

All the binaries are created under $PREFIX/bin (including httpd
itself).   There is no $PREFIX/sbin created, contrary to what
the various documents (README, INSTALLING, etc.) say.
(Also, one of those documents says you want feedback on APACI, but
no email address is given, which is why I'm submitting as a bug report :-) )

Otherwise the APACI process is straightforward.
On the 1.3.6 source tree, this is what I did:

./configure --verbose --prefix=/var/lib/httpd
make install
Probably a simple change in the configure shell script and/or
the Makefile that's generated --sorry I don't have time to look
into it.
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