Re: No afterstep binary after compilation

Dan Ramaley (daniel.ramaley@DRAKE.EDU)
Thu, 25 Jul 2002 08:57:17 -0500 (CDT)

Since no one here seems willing/able to assist with the question i asked
a week ago, are there any other forums i should try posting to?

On Thu, 18 Jul 2002 15:24:55 -0500 (CDT) Dan Ramaley <daniel.ramaley@DRAKE.EDU> wrote:

> Hello. I have Mandrake 8.2 PPC installed on an Apple Powerbook and am
> trying to get my favorite window manager (AfterStep, of course!)
> installed on it. I downloaded AfterStep-1.8.11.tar.bz2 and did the usual
> ./configure ; make ; make install. However, after doing that i could not
> find the afterstep binary. Everything else was as i expected.
> /usr/local/share/afterstep was created and populated with files, several
> additions were made to both /usr/local/bin and /usr/local/man/man1, and
> there was also a /usr/share/gnome/wm-properties/AfterStep.desktop file
> added to the system. But nothing named just plain "afterstep." Is there
> a trick to getting the main binary to compile?

Dan Ramaley
Digital Media Library Specialist
(515) 271-1934
Cowles Library 140, Drake University

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