[Gdal-dev] Python modules

Simon Perkins s.perkins at lanl.gov
Fri Mar 14 10:17:45 EST 2003

Ah. Oops. I'll check more carefully next time I have any great ideas!



-----Original Message-----
> The rest of GDAL can be installed somewhere else by specifying a
> --prefix argument to configure, but currently this does not affect
> the python files go. Would anyone object to me adding a configure
> to allow $python_prefix to be set as well?
> Or alternatively, if the --prefix option is used, python modules could
> be automatically placed somewhere like $prefix/share/gdal/python, or
> something like that, but I guess it's conceivable this might break
> existing usage.


Good idea.  That's why I implemented it a while ago.  The option
is --with-pymoddir.  Give the the directory the python stuff should
be installed in.

Note, this may be post GDAL 1.1.8, ie just in CVS.

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