Add documentation on how to run frida without installing
authorChristoph Egger <christoph@christoph-egger.org>
Mon, 25 May 2015 05:45:50 +0000 (07:45 +0200)
committerChristoph Egger <christoph@christoph-egger.org>
Mon, 25 May 2015 05:45:50 +0000 (07:45 +0200)
source/installing.rst

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@@ -45,3 +45,16 @@ I would recommend an out-of tree build which works as follows
 Which should generate you a frida binary. If you don't want to install
 gmoch/gtest you need to remove the stanzas from CMakeList and not run
 the tests.
+
+Running
+=======
+
+If you want to run frida from the build directory instead of
+installing it, you need to export ``LD_LIBRARY_PATH`` pointing to
+your build directory so frida can find it's plugins and shared
+libraries. Run it like
+
+.. code-block:: bash
+
+   export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=`pwd`/build
+   build/frida