improve install docs more

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Carsten Haitzler 3 months ago
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      README.md

@ -146,12 +146,12 @@ Meson is the build system used for this project. For more information
please see [mesonbuild.com](https://mesonbuild.com)
You will need normal build tooling installed such as a compiler (gcc
or clang for example), pkg-config, ninja, any relevant pakcage-dev or
or clang for example), pkg-config, ninja, any relevant package-dev or
package-devel packages if your distribution splits out development
headers etc.
headers (e.g. libc6-dev) etc.
Depending on where dependencies (like efl), you might have to set your
`PKG_CONFIG_PATH` environment variable like:
Depending on where dependencies (like efl) are installed, you might have to
set your `PKG_CONFIG_PATH` environment variable like:
```
export PKG_CONFIG_PATH=/usr/local/lib/pkgconfig:/usr/lib/pkgconfig
```
@ -162,13 +162,14 @@ to your library locations so you might have to have more like:
export PKG_CONFIG_PATH=/usr/local/lib/pkgconfig:/usr/local/lib64/pkgconfig:/usr/local/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/pkgconfig:/usr/lib/pkgconfig:/usr/lib64/pkgconfig:/usr/lib/x86_64-linux-gnu/pkgconfig
```
You will need to enusre that the destination library direcytory (e.g.
You will need to enusre that the destination library directory (e.g.
`/usr/local/lib` is in your /etc/ld.so.conf or /etc/ld.so.conf.d/
files and after insgtaling anything that installes libraries you
re-run `ldconfig`.
re-run `ldconfig`. Please see relevant documentation on ldconfig and
ld.so.conf for your distribution.
You might also want to add the destination bin dir to your environment
variable PATH like:
variable PATH (see documentation on your shell PATH variable) such as:
```
export PATH=/usr/local/bin:/usr/bin:/bin
```

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