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ubuntu make install location

When we, ./configure make make install where are the programs installed?
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How to change the address at FAT(or similar) to change the location of file?

I have a huge file which is about 67 GB is size. It takes a long time to move this file from one drive to another. So is there a way, from which I can change its memory address(I dont know the ...
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How do I disable location services system wide?

Google has an API which can determine someone's location based on the wifi router names which a user's computer can see. You will see this if you go to google maps and your browser may ask if you ...
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How mail tracking works?

whoreadme is the web site that helps to track mail reader's location as well as it acknowledges when reader opens mail. What is the concept of detection behind this?
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Where does Steam download apps to on Mac? (What's the save path?)

Where does Steam download apps to on Mac? (What's the save path?) Where is the local content stored?
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How can I get the place where a function is defined in VIM quickly?

I've installed taglist and nerdtree plugins, and I wonder if there's way to quickly find the location where some function is defined, just as what Control and pressing function name in Eclipse does? ...
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Windows Patch List Location

Can anyone tell me the location of the file, reg key, that contains the patches/updates to Windows? This is for both Server 2003 and 2008. They appear to be different locations but, I cannot seem to ...
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If I receive files over the FTP command line, where will they be saved?

If I receive files over the FTP command line, where will they be saved?
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launchd: Start script when entering a location

Question: Is there a way to configure a LaunchAgent to start (and keep alive) a script when entering a specific location? Example: When switching to the location "Office" i want to trigger a ...
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Show the location of any opened file

How do I find out the location of any opened files or applications in Windows XP 32 bit? For example, I have an application running as well as some Excel files open. How do I quickly find out their ...
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Dealing with the locations of libraries

What can you do when your linux system "can't find" dynamically linked libraries that are indeed installed in their correct locations? Case in point, I'm trying to run a program called 'ucanvcam': ...
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How do I install programs onto an alternate drive?

Windows 7 (Ultimate, 32-bit) automatically selects the drive and folder to install programs into. How do I access/change the default? I have a small, 10K RPM drive which I would like to limit to the ...
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Where do I find driver installation info from a previous install

I just tried to reinstall Windows XP on a new hard drive. It installs and boots just fine, but now I can't get a lot of the built-in hardware working because I seem to have misplaced my motherboard ...
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Optimal Fan Placement and Direction for Air-Cooling a Computer

My current computer has always run unusually hot no matter what steps I have taken such as: lots of fans—including four 120mms; thermal grease—both generic and Arctic Silver V; placement of the ...
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On Linux, mounting network drives depending on the network profile

In Linux, is there a way to automatically mount different network filers depending on depending on the network profile? I have a laptop that moves from place to place and would like to mount or not ...
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Marco Polo for Windows

Marco Polo is an Apple solution which "knows" where you are and configures your networking, printers, shares, proxies etc... Basically anything that can change when you change location. Windows 7 has ...
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In what directory should I install Jetty on Ubuntu Linux?

I've downloaded jetty-6.1.14.zip into my home directory on my Ubuntu 8.04 box. Where is the appropriate place to unzip it? I put it in /opt because /opt is supposedly for "storing random data that ...