To install or upgrade LispWorks from the RPM file, perform the following steps as root:
rpm --install lispworks-5.1- n .i386.rpm
This command installs LispWorks in
. A command line of the form
rpm --install --prefix <directory> lispworks-5.1- n .i386.rpm
installs LispWorks in <directory> .
The directory name must be an absolute pathname. Relative pathnames and pathnames including shell-expanded characters such as
do not work.
Note: LispWorks needs to be able find its library at runtime and therefore the LispWorks installation should not be moved around piecemeal. If you simply want to run LispWorks from somewhere more convenient, then consider adding a symbolic link.
See Running LispWorks for instructions on entering your license details.