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Re: [committed] Update install.texi to reflect automake reality


--- "Joseph S. Myers" <joseph@codesourcery.com> wrote:

> You seem to have replaced a statement discussing all directories with
> one silent about all but two directories, and with a typo "lastest".
> The proper form would be to say that all directories require 1.9.x
(and
> to update to the latest released version any with older 1.9.x
versions
> in use).

Serves me right for rushing this before lunch.  I actually didn't even
mean to send the notice to the list, as I hadn't actually committed it
yet.

Regardless,  how does this update look to you?

KC

Index: doc/install.texi
===================================================================
RCS file: /cvs/gcc/gcc/gcc/doc/install.texi,v
retrieving revision 1.328
diff -p -u -d -u -r1.328 install.texi
--- doc/install.texi    13 Nov 2004 19:11:37 -0000      1.328
+++ doc/install.texi    13 Nov 2004 19:27:57 -0000
@@ -313,7 +313,7 @@ to regenerate @file{configure} and @file
 directories require autoconf 2.59 (exactly), but the toplevel
 still requires autoconf 2.13 (exactly).
 
-@item automake versions 1.9.x
+@item automake versions 1.9.3
 
 Necessary when modifying a @file{Makefile.am} file to regenerate its
 associated @file{Makefile.in}.
@@ -323,9 +323,10 @@ file.  Specifically this applies to the 
 @file{libcpp}, @file{libiberty}, @file{libobjc} directories as well
 as any of their subdirectories.
 
-The Java directory @file{libjava} and the @file{libstdc++-v3}
directory
-require automake 1.9.x series.  It is preferred to use the lastest
released
-version of this series.
+For directories that use automake, GCC requires the latest release in
+the 1.9.x series, which is currently 1.9.3.  When regenerating a
directory
+to a newer version, please update all the directories using an older
1.9.x
+to the latest released version.
 
 @item gettext version 0.12 (or later)


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