Subject: Re: Autoconf for toolchain "replacement library"?
To: Todd Vierling <email@example.com>
From: Patrick Welche <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/14/2001 20:05:49
On Tue, Nov 13, 2001 at 03:55:55PM -0500, Todd Vierling wrote:
> On Wed, 14 Nov 2001, matthew green wrote:
> : : Two problems:
> : :
> : : (1) Then we also need GNU m4.
> : ...and *perl*.
> : autoconf needs perl? since when?
> Well, it does as far as pkgsrc is concerned. Looking closer, it appears
> it's only needed by autoscan.
But will for more in the future?
* Major changes in Autoconf 2.52e -*- outline -*-
Perl 5.005 is required.
New, used by the Autoconf suite to cache and speed up most processing.
#! /usr/local/bin/perl -w
(+autoscan, autoheader, autoupdate)