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update INSTALL (at least partly)

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@@ -3,11 +3,6 @@
B.A.T.M.A.N. Installation and Usage
###################################
-
-� ( There is also a very nice HOWTO from Wesley available as a pdf at:
- http://open-mesh.net/batman/documentation/batmand_howto.pdf )
-
-
Compiling from source
=====================
@@ -16,22 +11,22 @@ Pre-requirements
You need the usual compile environment and the libpthread-library
and the kernel module "tun". Both should already be installed on
-your machine, if you use a PC using Linux. On embedded devices
+your machine, if you use a PC with Linux. On embedded devices
both may not be installed in order to save space.
Compiling
---------
-You don't necessarily need to compile. Our download.store at
-downloads.open-mesh.net is likely to offer precompiled packages
+You don't necessarily need to compile. Our download store at
+downloads.open-mesh.net likely offers precompiled packages
for your system.
Download and compile the latest stable sources from the download
section http://open-mesh.net/batman/downloads by executing eg.:
-�$ wget http://downloads.open-mesh.net/batman/stable/sources/batman-0.3.tar.gz
-�$ tar xzvf batman-0.3.tar.gz
-�$ cd batmand_0.3
+�$ wget http://downloads.open-mesh.net/batman/stable/sources/batman-0.3.1.tar.gz
+�$ tar xzvf batman-0.3.1.tar.gz
+�$ cd batmand-0.3.1
�$ make
After the compilation process is finished you'll find a executable
@@ -41,11 +36,9 @@ in the daemon. Strip it by executing:
�$ strip batmand
-Note there is no installation script at the moment. If you want to
-install it, copy the daemon (batmand) to a location somewhere in
-your path, for example
+Install by executing (as root):
-�$ cp batmand /usr/sbin/
+�$ make install
Or start it right from the directory where you compiled it by
issuing:

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