[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: More makefile oddities

From: Jan Nieuwenhuizen
Subject: Re: More makefile oddities
Date: Mon, 14 Mar 2005 21:59:27 +0100
User-agent: Gnus/5.1003 (Gnus v5.10.3) Emacs/21.3.50 (gnu/linux)

Matthias Kilian writes:

> Solved. I used to run MAKEINFO=/usr/local/bin/makeinfo sh,
> since OpenBSD's own texinfo is too old and I'd to install a newer
> one in /usr/local.
> This, however, breaks the check for SPLITTING_MAKEINFO in aclocal.m4
> (see patch below), which in turn disables the rule

> My quick hack just changes the aclocal check (note that there are
> some more such tests in aclocal), but IMHO, the ifeq magic in the
> GNUmakefile is wrong and should be removed. But I could be wrong.

Yes, it has gotten bitrot, and we require makeinfo 4.7 now, so
checking for splitting (in aclocal and GNUmakfile) is no longer

> ps: I've found some additional compatibility problems in the
> autoconf/stepmake/gmake magic, and I may find more in the next days.
> Should I report those to bugs@ or for discussion on this mailinglist?

Yes, here is fine,


Jan Nieuwenhuizen <address@hidden> | GNU LilyPond - The music typesetter       |

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]