propolice patches [was propolice testsuite]

Robert Connolly robert at
Sat Oct 23 12:49:19 PDT 2004

On October 23, 2004 03:33 pm, Matthew Burgess wrote:
> Hmmm, I wonder whether it may be beneficial to submit an autoconf macro
> to the autconf macro archive
> (  That way upstream
> package maintainers could just download the macro do an 'aclocal' to get
> it in their configure scripts and hey presto - no more having to conjure
> patches up for each and every package :)  Well, I suppose you could make
> a patch anyway, but base it on the above method - should make it a more
> trivial affair.

Good idea, but I'm still pretty new at this. The macro available from:
doesn't actually work (for me anyway). I don't know how to modernize this so 
it's usefull.

More information about the hlfs-dev mailing list