Is there a way to run kdevelop in-place?

Matt Rogers mattr at
Sun Jul 23 23:41:47 UTC 2006

On Sunday 23 July 2006 16:45, Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> Hi,
> I'd like to know wether it's possible to run kdevelop from inside the
> build directory, instead of always doing a make install. And I also
> mean: Without symlinking the hundreds of files kdevelop consists of from
> the install to the build dir?
> Or at least prevent make install from recursing into subdirectories?
> Andreas

No, KDevelop has to be installed to test it. There is a flag you can pass to 
make to make it not recurse. However, in general, you want the recursion to 
make sure everything is at the same version.

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