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Improved INSTALL doc to take into account both devs and users.
cfa-cc from git vs from tarball.

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1cfa-cc: The Cforall->C Compiler System
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4Cforall is built using GNU Make and the GNU Autoconf system.  It also requires
5g++ version >= 4.6, bison and flex.  On systems where GNU Make is the default
6make, the system is built by entering the commands:
7
8For devs using the root git:
9
10  ./autogen.sh
11        ./configure
12        make
13        make install
14
15For users using the distributed tarball:
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17        ./configure
18        make
19        make install
20
21Options for 'configure'
22-----------------------
23The script 'configure' accepts many command line arguments.  Run './configure
24--help' to see a list of all of them.  This document attempts to summarize the
25most useful arguments.
26
27--prefix=/some/directory controls the path prefix common to all installed
28  cfa-cc components.  Some components are installed in /some/directory/bin,
29  others in /some/directory/lib.  If unspecified, this defaults to /usr/local.
30  To use (a subdirectory of) your home directory, ${HOME}/some/dir works, but
31  it is important not to put quotes around the directory path; Cforall may
32  appear to build, but the installed version may not work properly.
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