[tex-live] DESTDIR not working

Frank Küster frank at kuesterei.ch
Wed Aug 16 18:10:09 CEST 2006

"Dr. Werner Fink" <werner at suse.de> wrote:

> -      if test $pkg = sam2p; then
> +      if test $pkg = sam2p -a ! $srcdir/utils/sam2p -ef utils/sam2p; then

'-a' is a "bashism" not required by POSIX, although most shells
available on Linux systems understand it (even dash).  I'm not sure
about older Unices, though.  The safe version is

if test $pkg - sam2p && ! test $srcdir/utils/sam2p -ef utils/sam2p; then

Regards, Frank
Frank Küster
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer (teTeX/TeXLive)

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