Find the answer to your Linux question:
Results 1 to 2 of 2
Enjoy an ad free experience by logging in. Not a member yet? Register.
  1. #1

    installed into wrong dir

    I just installed Avidemux and when i did the ./configure and make it installed it into an obscure dir that i download files to.

    Is it possible to move the install dir to /usr/local without messing up anything?

    deuce@deucenet:~$ sudo find / -name "avidemux?"

  2. #2
    Just Joined! Forsinain's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    It really sounds like you have not run
    # make install
    yet. Do this with root-permissions and it should install in a better directory.

    If you have already done the 'make install' you will have to run the ./configure and make commands again as:
    # ./configure --prefix=/{INSTALL-DIR}
    # make
    # make install

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts