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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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