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Re: What is minimum set of Automake work files needed for distribution o
Re: What is minimum set of Automake work files needed for distribution on github?
Tue, 29 Sep 2015 08:36:39 +1000
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On 09/28/2015 08:20 PM, Robert Parker wrote:
The minimum set is 'configure.ac' and 'Makefile.am', but we typically
have the m4 files under version control as well to avoid the requirement
that the right version should be available in a location where aclocal
can find it. Then we usually add some text files also, such as 'README'
and definitely 'COPYING'.
I need to meet the requirements of 2 sets of users, the ordinary user who
is only interested `./configure; make; make install` and the power users
who want to start with `autoreconf`.
So far google search on the topic has only increased my confusion.