Python libs on Debian/Raspbian

Gary E. Miller gem at
Wed Dec 20 23:13:33 UTC 2017

Yo Hal!

On Wed, 20 Dec 2017 15:09:46 -0800
Hal Murray via devel <devel at> wrote:

> > --prefix and DESTDIR, are ONLY used to decide where to install.
> > And as the above shows, how they work together not exactly
> > obvious.   
> Given the length of this discussion, we should probably figure this
> out.

Yeah.  And this discussion has been about DESTDIR.  Dunno how --destdir=
fits in, it was first mentioned this afternoon...

So, instead of converging, we continue to diverge.

I'm filing a bug right now on how DESTDIR is silently broken, at least
in my test case.  Once I'm done with that I'll retest with --destdir

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