Subject: Re: hidden dependencies, Act II
To: Johnny C. Lam <email@example.com>
From: Dr. Rene Hexel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/14/2001 22:09:44
"Johnny C. Lam" wrote:
> I've seen many configure scripts that conditionally set certain
> ac_cv_* values depending on whether other libraries were found or not.
That's okay. The point is that all these ac_cv_* then are present in
config.cache and can easily be set to "no" by a post-processing script.
That's a lot easier than parsing the configure script itself by such a
script in order to create config.cache.