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Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at ums.usu.ru
Mon Aug 20 21:19:30 PDT 2007


Dan Nicholson wrote:
> Is configure not shipped, or does running `make' force autoconf to
> run? The packaging of xfsprogs is misguided, but reading the top level
> Makefile might lead to a shortcut to not running autoconf.
>   

Running autoconf is needed, because the Makefile uses the host's 
libtool. Mismatches between autoconf and libtool usually lead to bad 
results. So the real mistake is either not shipping a private copy of 
libtool, or shipping the configure script ar all.

-- 
Alexander E. Patrakov



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