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1 files changed, 12 insertions, 5 deletions
diff --git a/INSTALL b/INSTALL
index fbe6623..825f549 100644
@@ -49,11 +49,17 @@ the simplest is to just run
% cmake .
-in the current directory
+in the current directory.
+The default build type is "Debug", if you want to build a release version,
+set the CMAKE_BUILD_TYPE variable to "release", by running this command
You can also configure many parameters of the build (like customize CFLAGS,
the install path, choose the compiler, or enabling some options like the
-POLLER to use), using:
+POLLER to use), using the ncurses interface of ccmake:
% ccmake .
@@ -61,7 +67,7 @@ In ccmake, first use 'c' to configure the build system, edit the values you
need and finaly use 'g' to generate the Makefiles to build the system and
quit ccmake.
+or you can also use an interactive mode with:
% cmake -i .
@@ -73,6 +79,7 @@ using the POLLER cmake option. Available values are:
POLL: use the standard poll(2). This is the default value on all non-Linux platforms.
Example, configure the poller with cmake:
% cmake . -DPOLLER=EPOLL
@@ -80,7 +87,7 @@ Example, configure the poller with cmake:
-- Build the project
+- Once you’ve configured everything using cmake, build the project
% make
@@ -89,7 +96,7 @@ Example, configure the poller with cmake:
-- Install the software system-wide
+- And then, optionaly, Install the software system-wide
# make install