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18 May 2024 06:10:12 EDT (-0400)
  Re: Building 3.7.0.0: Where's ./configure?  
From: Yvo Smellenbergh
Date: 12 Nov 2018 00:37:50
Message: <5be911ae@news.povray.org>
On 2018-11-12 04:59:54 +0000, Gergely Szaktilla said:

First run prebuild.sh from the unix folder and then all will be clear ;-)

Yvo


> Hi there!
> 
> I'm new to Slackware and for me building things from source is some 
> kind of revival - I used to build almost any kind of software since mid 
> 90's.
> 
> So I'm not /that/ new to reading tons of docs, READMEs and whatever 
> comes in my way.
> 
> But I need some help with building pov 3.7.0.0.
> 
> unix/install.txt tells me to run the usual configure and make commands. 
> But where is that configure script for povray?
> 
> TIA
> 
> Gregor
> 
> PS: unix/install.txt:
> 
> ...
> Compiling and installing POV-Ray from sources is achieved by running the
> usual 'configure' and 'make' commands.  For a system-wide installation:
> 
>    ./configure COMPILED_BY="name <email@address or website>" [options]
>    make check
>    sudo make install
> 
> The COMPILED_BY argument to 'configure' is mandatory and must be filled
> with your name and/or organization so that the generated binary can be
> differentiated from official POV-Ray builds.
> ...


-- 
Yvo

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