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Old 02-07-2018, 10:34 AM   #1
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BLFS 8.1: OpenSP places man pages in usr/man

BLFS 8.1

So in setting up a destdir install script based on the book's directions, I discovered that make install for the OpenSP package places the man pages like this:
Has anyone else noticed this?

I added the following parameter to my ./configure line:
and that seems to have worked to place them where the book expects them.
Old 02-13-2018, 07:23 PM   #2
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a number of older progs place the manpages in /usr/man instead of /usr/share/man, for a number of years now i have just symlinked the two together its easier


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