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Keywords: installation examples
Forum: Documentation and Examples
Re: Question compiling examples - G4TMPDIR and G4BINDIR (Tom Roberts)
Re: Feedback Re: compiling examples - G4TMPDIR and G4BINDIR (Gabriele Cosmo)
Date: 08 Jun, 2002
From: Tom Roberts <Tom Roberts>

>> So how do I compile the examples without root access and without
>> completely re-installing geant4 under $HOME? 
 
> You shoud define the G4WORKDIR variable as the path to your $HOME 
> area, as specified in the Installation Guide and Users' Guide (see 
> chapter 2.7). You don't need to set any other variable or tweak 
> any configuration file.

Thanks. Looking at $G4INSTALL/env.[c]sh it looks like this should
happen automatically, but it didn't. It seems that Configure does
not clean up, and leaves environment variables set. So one must
log out and log in between Configure and using geant4. And also
before attempting to reinstall with different Configure values -- 
this was quite confusing until I noticed it. Though I don't 
understand how that happened (and might be confused)....

It's working now for me. Thanks.

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