Subject: Re: mk/gnu-config question/request
To: Johnny C. Lam <jlam@NetBSD.org>
From: Jeroen Ruigrok/asmodai <email@example.com>
Date: 06/13/2005 09:12:08
-On [20050612 20:48], Johnny C. Lam (jlam@NetBSD.org) wrote:
>We've discussed this in the past, and we don't want to ever automatically
>run the GNU autotools. We often patch configure scripts and Makefile.in
>files directly since in the past, GNU autotool-generated files have
>been highly dependent on having the correct minor version of either
>GNU autoconf or GNU automake.
dillo suggested a sed script that always patches up these configure files,
how much chance of survival c.q. how big a success rate do you think this
will have versus most configure files of differing versions?
>If you want to also replace ltmain.sh automatically, could you please
>submit a patch against autoconf.mk?
I can definitely submit that, right now it's a hook in bsd.pkg.mk that I
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