On Fri, 23 Jul 2004 02:32:10 +0000
Eric Pierce <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Ok, I want to install 2.1 side-by-side with 2.0.
> Everyone says to change the prefix (which I've never done before). Is that as
> simple as this?
> ./configure --prefix=~\gimp_dev && make && make install
I would do ./configure --help
and have a good read. Then I would build it in /opt rather than mess up your home
directory. So do configure like this
./configure --prefix=/opt (plus any other options you want)
Then su to root
Then you will end up with all the libraries and binaries in /opt
Also a .gimp-2.1 directory will be created in your home directory that will contail
all the brushes and gradients etc like in your current .gimp-2.0 directory (or
To start your gimp-2.1, you will need to issue
Try that and see what happens.
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