[CVS 980326]: Still problems with texinfo

Jeffrey A Law law@cygnus.com
Mon Mar 30 23:39:00 GMT 1998


  In message < 13594.2735.974274.449552@slsvhmt >you write:
  > The configure script in the texinfo directory needs to be rebuilt. It
  > contains unexpanded m4 macros like AM_MAINTAINER_MODE and the
  > like.
Is this still a problem?  I just looked in the configure files in
the repostitory and there are no references to AM_MAINTAINER_MODE.

  > This results in unusable Makefile's later on (if you don't have
  > automake-1.2f installed - does anybody know where to get it? -
  > shouldn't we add it to the infrastructure directory?),
We probably should add automake and autoconf/autoheader.


  > when running make, it'll call automake due to timestamp reasons.
  > And my automake-1.2e renders to be totally broken with regard to
  > texinfo's configuration :-(
Note they've been rebuilt with 1.2f, at least that's what I see
when I look at texinfo/Makefile.in



  > The generated Makefile.in (and Makefile) now contain macro definitions
  > 
  > DATA = $(INSTALL_DATA)
This also appears to be fixed in the current CVS sources.

jeff



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