Subject: ltconfig [was Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/graphics/imlib]
To: None <>
From: Nick Hudson <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/13/2001 21:43:17
[move to tech-pkg]

Rene Hexel wrote:
> Module Name:    pkgsrc
> Committed By:   rh
> Date:           Mon Aug 13 19:20:17 UTC 2001
> Modified Files:
>         pkgsrc/graphics/imlib: Makefile
> Log Message:
> Autoconf apparently no longer uses "ltconfig" to configure libtool.  As a
> workaround, create a dummy "ltconfig" for the buildlink autoconf to pick
> up.  Fixes a build problem with buildlink-x11 and xpgwedge pointed out in
> private mail by David Brownlee <>
> XXX: in the long run, the buildlink autoconf macros probably need to be
>      updated and fixed to prevent similar problems in other packages.

ltconfig has disappeared from libtool. LIBTOOL_OVERRIDE was resurrected
to cope with this situation. Its not autoconf's fault. :)