On Jan 12, 2004, at 7:49, James F. Hranicky wrote:
> If it did follow DESTDIR, a normal user could install both ruby and 
> the new
> ri/rdoc files into DESTDIR without being root.

I still need to understand all this DESTDIR business. When I need to 
install Ruby non-root, I simple do

    ./configure --prefix=~/ruby

That runs fine.


Cheers

Dave