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<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
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<!DOCTYPE sconsdoc [
<!ENTITY % scons SYSTEM '../../../../doc/scons.mod'>
%scons;
<!ENTITY % builders-mod SYSTEM '../../../../doc/generated/builders.mod'>
%builders-mod;
<!ENTITY % functions-mod SYSTEM '../../../../doc/generated/functions.mod'>
%functions-mod;
<!ENTITY % tools-mod SYSTEM '../../../../doc/generated/tools.mod'>
%tools-mod;
<!ENTITY % variables-mod SYSTEM '../../../../doc/generated/variables.mod'>
%variables-mod;
]>

<sconsdoc xmlns="http://www.scons.org/dbxsd/v1.0"
          xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance"
          xsi:schemaLocation="http://www.scons.org/dbxsd/v1.0/scons.xsd scons.xsd">


<tool name="install">
<summary>
<para>
Sets construction variables for file
and directory installation.
</para>
</summary>
<sets>
<item>INSTALL</item>
<item>INSTALLSTR</item>
</sets>
</tool>

<builder name="Install">
<summary>
<para>
Installs one or more source files or directories
in the specified target,
which must be a directory.
The names of the specified source files or directories
remain the same within the destination directory. The
sources may be given as a string or as a node returned by
a builder.
</para>

<example_commands>
env.Install('/usr/local/bin', source = ['foo', 'bar'])
</example_commands>
</summary>
</builder>

<builder name="InstallAs">
<summary>
<para>
Installs one or more source files or directories
to specific names,
allowing changing a file or directory name
as part of the installation.
It is an error if the
target
and
source
arguments list different numbers of files or directories.
</para>
</summary>
</builder>

<builder name="InstallVersionedLib">
<summary>
<para>
Installs a versioned shared library. The &cv-link-SHLIBVERSION;
construction variable should be defined in the environment
to confirm the version number in the library name.
The symlinks appropriate to the architecture will be generated.
</para>

<example_commands>
env.InstallAs(target = '/usr/local/bin/foo',
              source = 'foo_debug')
env.InstallAs(target = ['../lib/libfoo.a', '../lib/libbar.a'],
              source = ['libFOO.a', 'libBAR.a'])
</example_commands>
</summary>
</builder>

</sconsdoc>