[PATCH] setup: build enhancements

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Wed Aug 11 13:54:00 GMT 2010


On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 03:16:58AM -0500, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
>On Wed, 2010-08-11 at 01:11 -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> I really don't know why we have something like doconfigure.  Can't we
>> just get rid of it?
>
>Interesting point.  Most software comes with one autogen.sh script,
>which runs autotools and then configure; right now, we have separate
>scripts for each of those tasks.  The only other thing doconfigure does
>is provide "maint" and "debug" shortcuts for adjusting C*FLAGS.
>
>The attached patch for bootstrap.sh makes it comparable to the typical
>autogen.sh.  Is this what you had in mind?

Yes.  Please go ahead with that change.  I appreciate your reading my
mind.  :-)

cgf



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