On Sat, Apr 01, 2000 at 12:09:11PM +0200, Sven Neumann wrote:
> Hi,
> On Sat, Apr 01, 2000 at 05:29:49AM +0100, Nick Lamb wrote:
> > * Is the end-user installation stuff broken, or is it just me? On my
> > system, cleaning out all old Gimp installs, installing latest CVS and
> > then trying to install Gimp as a new user (ie to create .gimp-1.1 and
> > all the rest) does not work. This seems to result from the changes to
> > the system data directory... the error is approximately...
> > 
> > /usr/local/share/gimp/user_install [or something] does not exist.
> It is just you! Doing a clean installation does not only involve
> removing the installed stuff. You should clean your source directory
> too and rerun autogen.sh. The problem you see is caused by the fact 
> that you did not correctly rebuild llibgimp/gimpenv.o.

Automake's dep tracking doesn't get 100% of cases. The datadir moved
into a versioned directory to facilitate version coexistance. It's
controlled by a -D on the compile line, so make doesn't really see it.


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