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Re: can't update makeinfo from 5.1

From: Werner LEMBERG
Subject: Re: can't update makeinfo from 5.1
Date: Fri, 01 Nov 2019 11:12:52 +0100 (CET)

> When I run configure, an error is returned saying that makeinfo is
> too old (5,2).  When I run sudo apt-get install texinfo, I'm told
> that I have the latest version.  makeinfo --version still returns
> 5.2.

Ouch.  `makeinfo` is part of texinfo.  Version 5.2 was published
September 2013!

The current version is 6.6, published February 2019.

So please either use an add-on repository for your GNU/Linux
distribution to get a newer texinfo version, or install it directly
from the tarball.


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