Subject: Re: X.Org and portability
To: None <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: tech-x11
Date: 07/28/2004 07:53:45
On Wed, 28 Jul 2004, Eric Anholt wrote:

> Another is the autotools modularization.   The libraries and headers
> have been broken into separate packages.  The server is being
> modularized in a project called "debrix." This includes efforts to make

This is one of my concerns. Will there come a day when we are forced to
depend on the GNU tools to build X?

Have you considered Buildtool?  It is a BSD-licensed replacement for
automake, autoconf, and libtool.

(By the way, I have a account and can commit things from
the NetBSD project as needed.)

 Jeremy C. Reed

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