[GRASSweb-list]markus: web/grass5/binary/linux README.html,1.3,1.4

grass at intevation.de grass at intevation.de
Thu Aug 22 02:48:21 EDT 2002

Author: markus

Update of /grassrepository/web/grass5/binary/linux
In directory doto:/tmp/cvs-serv30698/linux

Modified Files:
Log Message:

Index: README.html
RCS file: /grassrepository/web/grass5/binary/linux/README.html,v
retrieving revision 1.3
retrieving revision 1.4
diff -u -d -r1.3 -r1.4
--- README.html	29 Jun 2002 08:42:09 -0000	1.3
+++ README.html	22 Aug 2002 06:48:19 -0000	1.4
@@ -16,9 +16,9 @@
 Then you only need to type the following after
-you ftp it (example!):
+you downloaded it (example!):
-  sh grass5_i686-pc-linux-gnu_install.sh grass5pre3_linuxbin.tar.gz
+  sh grass5_i686-pc-linux-gnu_install.sh grass5pre3_linuxbin.tar.gz [dest_dir] [bin_dir]
 This will create the necessary directories and
 files for you to run GRASS. The default install path is
@@ -27,6 +27,24 @@
 To install in a different directory, specify it in the
 command line:
+  sh grass5_i686-pc-linux-gnu_install.sh grass_binpackage.tar.gz [dest_dir] [bin_dir]
+      with:
+        grass_binpackage : name of GRASS 5 binary package
+        [dest_dir] - optional: FULL path name to the installation directory
+                     (default: /usr/local/grass5/)
+        [bin_dir] - optional: FULL path name to the grass binary directory
+                     (default: /usr/local/bin/)
+                     Notes: 1) Only the grass executable file is stored here
+                            2) If you want to change the binary directory only
+                               then you need to specify the destination
+                               directory as well
+You may need login as root for installation.
+Example (changing the destdir, keeping the bindir):
   sh grass5_i686-pc-linux-gnu_install.sh grass5pre3_linuxbin.tar.gz /opt/grass5
@@ -89,16 +107,17 @@
 versions of GRASS if you have it available.
+Please help us and report eventually bugs using the bug report form:
+<a href=http://grass.itc.it/bugtracking/bugreport.html>go here!</a>
-If you experience any problems, please email
-us at:    
+If you experience any problems, please email us at:    
- http://grass.itc.it/support.html
  International GRASS Users Mailing list
+ http://grass.itc.it/support.html
+ weblist at grass.itc.it
-Please help us and report eventually bugs:
-Bug report form:
-<a href=http://grass.itc.it/bugtracking/bugreport.html>go here!</a>

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