Install tangle

Gary E. Miller gem at
Sat Jan 13 01:25:26 UTC 2018

Yo Hal!

On Fri, 12 Jan 2018 17:14:42 -0800
Hal Murray via devel <devel at> wrote:

> >> Does configure bail if installing the python libs in
> >> /usr/local/ isn't going to work?  
> Poor choice of words on my part.  "going to work" is ambiguous.  One 
> possibility is that the install won't work, maybe because a directory
> doesn't exist.  But it should be able to create directories so maybe
> if some non-directory already exists where it needs a directory.

Yup.  Do we know if this can fail silently?

> What I really meant was won't work after installed.

Well, that would be a hard question to answer.  Should we restart the
ntpd daemon and see if it works?

Wortse yet, in the case of installing into bounce directories, or
cross compiling, how can you test  for 'it works".

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