Proposed rework of autotools call structure from port Makefiles

Ade Lovett ade at
Fri Jun 17 00:51:49 GMT 2005

Hi all,

I'm currently working on something of a rewrite to the way in which
ports/ Makefiles will make use of the build-time autotools (libtool,
autoconf, automake, and friends).

The short document is available as:

If y'all could look over this, particularly if you're a maintainer who
makes heavy use of autotools (that means you, GNOME folks :), and
provide feedback, I'd really appreciate it.


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