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chicken-install - download and install extension libraries for CHICKEN Scheme
chicken-install [OPTION | EXTENSION[:VERSION]] ...
chicken-install is a program that downloads, compiles and installs a
prepackaged extension library from sources. If no extension name is given on
the command-line, then any existing setup scripts in the current
directory will be executed in some unspecified order.
Enter chicken-install -help for a list of supported command-line
- The installation prefix where CHICKEN Scheme and its support files and
libraries are located. Defaults to the installation time prefix given when
configuring the system.
- An alternative installation prefix that will be prepended to extension
installation paths if specified.
- The path where extension libraries are installed. Defaults to the
package-library path selected during configuration (usually
- The command to execute when using -s flag in command. If not provided,
defaults to the sudo(1).
More information can be found in the CHICKEN User's Manual
Submit bug reports by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org , preferrably
using the chicken-bug tool.
The CHICKEN Team
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