Help with "configure" options (compile)

Gerald Carter cartegw at Eng.Auburn.EDU
Tue Oct 5 17:24:07 GMT 1999

David Touster wrote:
> Please define the use of the following options:  (or point me to the documentation)
>  --build=BUILD           configure for building on BUILD [BUILD=HOST]
>  --host=HOST             configure for HOST [guessed]
>  --target=TARGET

Just run ./configure --prefix=<install directory>

Things like lock directory, etc... can be specified
in smb.conf.

No need to specify build, host, etc...

                            Gerald ( Jerry ) Carter	
Engineering Network Services                           Auburn University 
jerry at   

       "...a hundred billion castaways looking for a home."
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