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2 parents 6ef3b8e + d8ae0c5 commit 3990b6f5153775657af1ae199b925e118865617a @rtomayko committed Jul 31, 2011
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@@ -84,3 +84,9 @@ tree so that no further configuration of environment variables is needed.
The installation puts files under the bin, libexec, and share/man directories of
the configured <prefix>. See `configure --help' for information on tuning
these default locations.
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+On FreeBSD, if installing as an unprivileged user, you might receive an error
+during `make install` complaining about insufficient permissions for `chown`.
+To fix it, configure with `RB_USER_INSTALL=yes` as follows:
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+ RB_USER_INSTALL=yes ./configure --prefix=... [other options...]

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