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Re: [Gnu-arch-users] Is tagline an attractive nuisance for international

From: Stephen J. Turnbull
Subject: Re: [Gnu-arch-users] Is tagline an attractive nuisance for international users?
Date: Tue, 12 Oct 2004 13:00:55 +0900
User-agent: Gnus/5.1006 (Gnus v5.10.6) XEmacs/21.5 (chayote, linux)

>>>>> "John" == John Meinel <address@hidden> writes:

    John> The specific problem is that batch files use "rem" as the
    John> comment marker.

autoconf .{in,ac} will use dnl (# will pass that tagline through to
the generated file, yuck).

Imakefiles use XCOMM, but I think that's OK (the # comment that
contains the tagline is not passed through to generated file, but
XCOMM lines are).  automake .am will use # and pass it on through,

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