libbitcoin-explorer the build requires the C++
boost library. Is there any reason why I should prefer to install
boost in the
/usr/ hierarchy rather than
/usr/local. Or should I not attempt to link all my C++ projects to the same
boost build anyway, and link to a seperate
boost build (of a possibly different versions installed in different locations) for each project?
Libraries should be installed in
For Boost, the path to it should be
/usr/include/boost. That's where the linker would be looking for the libraries.
Otherwise, you may elect to install the libraries in some different directory and symlink it to