Subject: Re: automake update
To: Michal Pasternak <>
From: Thomas Klausner <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 12/12/2003 19:14:43
On Fri, Dec 12, 2003 at 07:08:41PM +0100, Michal Pasternak wrote:
> Thomas Klausner [Fri, Dec 12, 2003 at 07:02:57PM +0100]:
> > P.S.: Did I mention I don't like using autoconf/automake in
> > pkgsrc instead of providing patches?
> And the reasons not to like it are .. ?

Unnecessary fallout like this one.

Unnecessarily using ressources running autoconf/automake on many
machines each time the package is compiled when one run on the
developer's machine would have been enough.