[cups.general] CUPS installation on HP-UX
Michael R Sweet
msweet at apple.com
Thu May 22 20:44:40 PDT 2008
> Hello dear CUPS user,
> My problem relates to the installation of CUPS on a HP-UX 10 client.
> The main steps are : 1. ./configure
> 2. make
> 3. make install
> The steps 1 and 2 are working fine but the 3rd step isnt working.
> The installation produces the following error-message:
> "cp: illegal option -- d"
> "Usage: cp [-f|-i] [-p] [-S] [-e warn|force|ignore] source_file target_file
> cp [-f|-i] [-p] [-S] [-e warn|force|ignore] source_file ... target_direc"
> I dont know what is going on here???
> How can I resolve this problem. Can anyone help me, please???
Change the definition of INSTALL in Makedefs to the full path of the
install-sh script in the CUPS sources. The HP-UX version of install
does not support creation of directories... :(
Also, in the future you might want to include the version of CUPS
you are using... :)
Michael R Sweet Senior Printing System Engineer
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