[scribus] Lost Template Access in 188.8.131.52
gpittman at iglou.com
Fri Jul 4 15:13:46 CEST 2008
John Culleton wrote:
> After you download and unpack the source files go to the directory
> holding them and use the following information (cribbed in part from
> Greg Pittman) to create Scribus:
> First you have to select a work directory name. You can use the same
> directory but the powers that be recommend against it.
> Let's say you specify /opt/scribus13312/
> Then execute the following:
> cmake . -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX:PATH=/opt/scribus13312/
> (Don't forget the period after cmake!
the last command should be 'make install'
> Alternatively I suggest just doing:
> ln -s /opt/scribus13312/bin/scribus /usr/local/bin
Not quite right. This would try to create a symbolic link with the name
'bin'. Should be
ln -s /opt/scribus13312/bin/scribus /usr/local/bin/scribus
Also, don't forget the value of creating aliases in Linux. For example,
since I use bash for CLI, I have created 2 aliases in .bashrc:
alias cmake133x='cmake .
alias cmake135='cmake . -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX:PATH=/home/gregp/scribus135'
which allow me to just enter cmake133x or cmake135 in konsole.
Especially when you're updating from svn a lot, this is a big timesaver
and avoids typos.
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