Need a newer version of makeinfo

Kris Kennaway kris at
Thu May 26 09:29:49 PDT 2005

On Wed, May 25, 2005 at 08:42:18PM -0700, Colin Percival wrote:
> Version 2.6 of Lilypond (print/lilypond) requires makeinfo version
> 4.7 or higher to build.  Makeinfo is in the base system, but only
> as version 4.6 in existing releases (version 4.8 was imported into
> HEAD two days ago).
> Does anyone have any suggestions as to how this should be handled?
> Should lilypond extract and build makeinfo as part of its own
> build process, or should a new port be created for makeinfo?

A makeinfo port might be useful for this and other ports.

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