how do ports install into ${destroot} instead of into ${prefix} directly?

René J.V. Bertin rjvbertin at
Thu Dec 11 12:58:56 PST 2014

On Thursday December 11 2014 15:32:03 Lawrence Velázquez wrote:

> Using DESTDIR is a pretty common convention for Unix-y build systems. Is
> INSTALL_ROOT the convention somewhere else?

I think it's what qmake produces, so it would be a Qt convention - which would be pretty appropriate.

>     destroot.destdir-strsed s/DESTDIR/INSTALL_ROOT/

I did something similar, see the Portfile attached to

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