An autoconf bikeshed

Lyndon Nerenberg lyndon at
Sat May 6 21:25:31 UTC 2006

On May 6, 2006, at 10:06 AM, Matthias Andree wrote:

> It's not like developers (all my projects like bogofilter, fetchmail,
> leafnode use autoconf and automake) were very fond of the bloat that
> auto* entails, but it's a standardized way, easy to customize at
> configure or install time and porters are rather well-acquainted  
> with it.

God forbid that anyone just write their code to the POSIX standard.

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