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Re: Mac OS X load path


From: William Xu
Subject: Re: Mac OS X load path
Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2008 11:47:28 +0900
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.0.50 (darwin)

Dmitrijs Ledkovs <address@hidden> writes:

> So I have successfully compiled carbon emacs and installed it
> (overriding system emacs, yeah save space, no modified OS, oh well.)
>
> Everything is ok. Until I got to the stage of installing additional
> packages (modes) and trying to make them work.

I think overriding system stuffs is always a bad idea, since it may make
things messy.  Thus, it is a good idea to install it them just under
$HOME instead, namely, pass `--prefix=$HOME' when `configure'.
 
-- 
William





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