So far we have come across four ways to run make in the GNU
make install, and
make installcheck. The words
installcheck, passed as arguments to make, are called
make is a shorthand for
all being the default target in the GNU Build System.
Here is a list of the most useful targets that the GNU Coding Standards specify.
make install, then strip debugging symbols. Some users like to trade space for useful bug reports...
make install: erase the installed files. (This needs to be run from the same build tree that was installed.)