Autoconf and Automake limitation in <bsd.port.mk>
kris at obsecurity.org
Tue Mar 23 02:38:46 PST 2004
On Tue, Mar 23, 2004 at 06:14:44PM +0800, Kevin Leung wrote:
> I am porting a new program which requires autoconf258 or greater. I have
> looked into <bsd.port.mk> and found that the devel autoconf version is
> set to 257. I think we need to remove the 257 "barrier".
> Could somebody please look into that?
Already in progress. Upgrading auto* ports are exceedingly difficult
because they are typically not backwards compatibile and therefore
break a lot of software.
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