Add version check for Texinfo

Thomas Pegg tom.pegg at
Mon Oct 20 16:38:00 PDT 2008

Matthew Burgess wrote:
> Hi all,
> Here's a patch against current SVN jhalfs trunk that adds a check for the state of the host's texinfo capability.  This discrepancy between the book and jhalfs was found on Kubuntu 8.10 Beta, which doesn't install texinfo by default.
> Regards,
> Matt.
Applied in r3519, thanks Matt.

While applying this patch, I noticed there are no checks for m4 or perl 
either, if I'm not mistaken the checks are meant to mimic the host reqs. 
section of the book. If so then I can add those if not I'll leave it alone.


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