chicken-install (1) - Linux Man Pages
chicken-install: download and install extension libraries for CHICKEN Scheme
chicken-install [OPTION | EXTENSION[:VERSION]] ...
chicken-install is a program that downloads, compiles and installs a prepackaged extension library from sources. If no extension name is given on the command-line, then any existing setup scripts in the current directory will be executed in some unspecified order.
Enter chicken-install -help for a list of supported command-line options.
The installation prefix where CHICKEN Scheme and its support files and
libraries are located. Defaults to the installation time prefix given
when configuring the system.
An alternative installation prefix that will be prepended to extension
installation paths if specified.
The path where extension libraries are installed. Defaults to the package-library
path selected during configuration (usually
The command to execute when using -s flag in command. If not provided, defaults to the sudo(1).
More information can be found in the CHICKEN User's Manual