Subject: Re: gnu m4 needed?
To: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
From: Perry E. Metzger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/31/1998 14:41:00
Todd Vierling writes:
> On 30 Aug 1998, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> : Some of our packages require gnu m4, it seems.
> : What is it that our m4 can't do?
> gm4 -P
> Proper handling of defn() - this breaks in some cases on our m4
> A few GNU extension macros
How hard would it be to extend our m4 so that we no longer need to
have any dependence on gnu m4?