[crux-devel] autoconf mandir patch

Matt Housh jaeger at morpheus.net
Sun Aug 20 23:44:43 UTC 2006


Tilman Sauerbeck wrote:
[...]
> We decided to patch autoconf to revert this change, but I don't think
> this is a good idea anymore.
> 
> This issue is non-critical, and I'd like to avoid having a different
> autotools environment than on any other distro.
> 
> We'll have to add "--mandir=/usr/man" to more configure lines in the
> next few months anyway, while projects update autoconf to 2.60, so it
> doesn't really matter if we add it to the Pkgfiles where we call
> autoconf ourselves.
> 
> Comments?

I agree. Didn't like the patch much but figured it would be ok temporarily.

Matt



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