[dune-pdelab] pdelab installation - some .hh do not get copied to installation directory

Christian Engwer christian.engwer at uni-muenster.de
Sun Sep 18 11:16:23 CEST 2011

> > I now tried building an installing on a different machine, and it
> > seems to work ok, but some of the .hh files do not get installed, so
> > I can't compile my code. For example, the file
> > multitypetreeutility.hh, needed by multitypetree.hh does not get
> > copied to the include directory of the installation. 
> That is because nobody ever tested making tarballs until now. Usually
> we just check it out for convenience.
> If you really need we would very appreciate it if you send us a patch
> (but not to the list), once you finished.

best would be to open a bug report in the dune-pdelab userwiki issue

> To make it work you have to check that all headers in all directory
> are included in *_HEADERS (common_HEADERS for multitypetree.hh)
> variable in the Makefile.am, then you have 
> rebuild again. Simply use make dist-check to see if everything should work

For the beginning it is simpler to call 'make sourcescheck', which is
faster than make distcheck and will find many error already. It is not
as complete, as ist doesn't really try to install and use the code,
but only uses some heuristics.


More information about the dune-pdelab mailing list