Unable to build libedit

Stefan Farfeleder stefan at fafoe.narf.at
Thu Aug 18 20:59:27 GMT 2005


On Thu, Aug 18, 2005 at 01:00:48PM -0600, Phil Oleson wrote:
> 
> Personally, I'm still unsure why we have histedit.h pre-installed in
> src/include.  This might be showing my ignorance of some of the build
> mechanisms in the main src tree, but wouldn't this work out better if
> histedit.h was located in src/lib/libedit until install time?

I guess the reason for putting most headers into src/include is that it
prevents dozens of -I paths while building.

Stefan


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