CheckInstall keeps track of all files installed by a "make install" or equivalent, creates a Slackware, RPM, or Debian package with those files, and adds it to the installed packages database, allowing for easy package removal or distribution.
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Release Notes: Support was added for the new glibc's at-style functions. Many bugfixes and improvements were made.
Release Notes: The getcwd() bug was fixed. Support for monitoring ulimits() and access() was added. New NLS translations have been included.
Release Notes: This release adds various patches and fixes the problems many users reported when running on newer Linux distributions.
Release Notes: The bug that caused segfaults when running on newer FC and SuSE versions has been fixed. The package creation bugs in newer Slackware versions have been fixed, and /etc/ld.so.conf is no longer automatically modified by default.
Release Notes: This release fixes the documentation files bug and adds support for automatic updating of /etc/ld.so.conf and the ability to recycle a previously written .spec file, even when building Slackware or Debian packages. There have been lots of bugfixes and enhancements.