Using newer autoconf in src/winsup directory

Christopher Faylor
Sun May 21 21:18:00 GMT 2006

On Thu, May 04, 2006 at 01:47:25PM -0700, Steve Ellcey wrote:
>I have been working to move the src tree at to a newer
>version of autoconf.  The reason for this is so that we can, in turn,
>move to a newer version of libtool.  Would it be possible to rebuild the
>configure scripts in src/winsup with a recent version of autoconf, like
>autoconf 2.59?  Most parts of the src tree have already moved to this

I tried to rebuild the top-level with autoconf 2.59 but
there were a few complaints.  If you have patches to deal with the
problems updating to a newer version, they would be appreciated.
Otherwise, I'll probably wait for someone who knows more about autoconf
to offer changes.


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