Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Fri Nov 20 13:45:16 GMT 2009

On Fri, 20 Nov 2009 05:21:59 -0800 (PST), jong357 <jgrosshart at gmail.com>
> jong357 wrote:
>> Just a heads up, looks like the designer directory in PyQt-x11-gpl-4.6.1
>> uses INSTALL_ROOT instead of DESTDIR like the rest of the source seems
>> use. When packaging, this spams the system, albiet fairly minor. Didn't
>> bother to track down what qmake was doing but I assume the problem lies
>> there.
>> I'm just using both targets on the make install until this is fixed
>> upstream. Sorry I didn't troubleshoot and send a patch.... 
> Still does it... I realize this isn't a show stopper issue but spamming
> host system is a little on the rude side IMO..... ;-)
> make[1]: Entering directory `/tmp/PyQt-x11-gpl-4.6.2/designer'
> install -m 755 -p "libpythonplugin.so"
> "/usr/lib/qt-4.5.3/plugins/designer/libpythonplugin.so"
> strip --strip-unneeded
> "/usr/lib/qt-4.5.3/plugins/designer/libpythonplugin.so"
> cp -f -r /tmp/PyQt-x11-gpl-4.6.2/designer/python
> /usr/lib/qt-4.5.3/plugins/designer/
> make[1]: Leaving directory `/tmp/PyQt-x11-gpl-4.6.2/designer'

It's put in the directory that Designer expects to find it. If you want to
put it somewhere else use the -p flag to configure.py.


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