- Installation script for mharc

NAME - Installation script for mharc

SYNOPSIS [options]


This program installs mharc into a specified location.

This installation documentation that comes with mharc should be read to complete the installation process since you may need to perform other actions that are not automatically performed by this program.


Do not prompt for anything. All prompts will default to the default choice (which may not be what you want).

If this option is specified, then -path must also be specified.

Generate more output than -verbose. This option can generate alot of output.

Print out help message.

Print out the manpage.

-path pathname
Pathname to install mharc. If not specified, the path will be prompted for.

This option must be specified if -batch is used.

-perl pathname
Pathname to perl. By default, the pathname for the perl executing this program will be used.

-url url
Root URL to archives. This is only used for a new install. If not specified, the value will be prompted for. If you do not know the answer, you can leave it blank and define the ROOT_URL variable in lib/ later and run 'make configure' to have the setting applied.

Print status of what is going on. This is the default. To keep message to a minimum, you can negate this option with -noverbose.



$Id:,v 1.8 2003/08/09 17:48:34 ehood Exp $


Earl Hood,

This program is part of the mharc archiving system and comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY and may be copied only under the terms of the GNU General Public License, which may be found in the mharc distribution. - Installation script for mharc