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Re: gcc-4.9: How to generate Makefile.in from a modified Makefile.am?
- From: Andris Pavenis <andris dot pavenis at iki dot fi>
- To: Jonathan Wakely <jwakely dot gcc at gmail dot com>, svante dot signell at gmail dot com
- Cc: "gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org" <gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org>
- Date: Wed, 26 Mar 2014 19:06:31 +0200
- Subject: Re: gcc-4.9: How to generate Makefile.in from a modified Makefile.am?
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On 03/26/2014 05:22 PM, Jonathan Wakely wrote:
On 26 March 2014 15:20, Andreas Schwab wrote:
Svante Signell <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
You must use autoconf 2.65, exactly.
And as it sounds like you're been messing the tree up, undo all your
local changes to the files that got touched by the wrong versions of
autoconf and automake, then start again with the right versions.
Because automake calls "autoconf" the right version must be in your
PATH, it's not good enough to have "autoconf2.65" installed because
automake won't invoke that version, it will use "autoconf" from your
It is not so difficult to configure required versions of autoconf and automake
to install in some arbitrary prefix (like /opt/foobar) and after that add
/opt/foobar/bin to begin of the PATH. I'm regularly using this approach when
building modified versions of gcc