Changeset 588 for trunk/README


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Timestamp:
Sep 11, 2002, 7:41:02 AM (17 years ago)
Author:
landonf (Landon Fuller)
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First round of documentation changes requested by early testers

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    1313INSTALLING
    1414
    15     Summary:
     15    Installation Steps:
    1616        1. make
     17                Run 'make' within the darwinports directory to compile
     18                all necessary software.
     19
    1720        2. sudo make install
     21                Run 'sudo make install' within the darwinports directory
     22                to install darwinports on your system.
     23
    1824        3. edit /etc/ports.conf
     25                The /etc/ports.conf configuration file takes the same
     26                directives as a Portfile, and can be used to override all
     27                ports' defaults. There are optional and required directives
     28                that you should configure at install time.
     29
     30                sysportpath - (required) Specifies the path to the software
     31                            directory. Used to find and build port
     32                            dependencies
     33
     34                ports_debug - (optional) Takes either a "yes" or "no" value.
     35                            If set, debug messages are printed
     36
     37                ports_verbose - (optional) Takes either a "yes" or "no" value.
     38                            If set, informational messages are printed
    1939
    2040    All necessary code and TCL will be compiled and installed as follows:
     
    2848            - System-wide port default settings
    2949
    30     The /etc/ports.conf configuration file takes the same directives as
    31 a Portfile, and can be used to override all ports' defaults. There are optional
    32 and required directives that you should configure at install time.
    33 
    34         sysportpath     - (required) Specifies the path to the software/
    35                             directory. Used to find and build port
    36                             dependencies
    37         ports_debug     - (optional) Takes either a "yes" or "no" value.
    38                             If set, debug messages are printed
    39         ports_verbose   - (optional) Takes either a "yes" or "no" value.
    40                             If set, informational messages are printed
    4150
    4251USING PORTBUILD
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