[Dovecot] Installation directories layout question

Pascal Volk user+dovecot at localhost.localdomain.org
Wed Feb 24 08:24:50 EET 2010

On 02/24/2010 06:03 AM Hunny Bunny wrote:
> Hello folkz,
> I'm trying to compile and install Dovecot 1.2.10 from sources.
> When I execute: 
> ./configure --prefix=/usr/local/dovecot
> make
> make install
> I reasonably expect to find dovecot libraries in /usr/local/dovecot/lib but it puts them into
> /usr/local/dovecot/lib/dovecot. It add this extra 'dovecot' at the end of almost every installation path.
> Could somebody please clarify what extra configuration parameters should be set to make to change this strange dovecot installation directories layout.
> Thank you very much in advance,

Run `./configure --help | less` and read the part:
    "Fine tuning of the installation directories"

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