.exe magic in Cygwin

Al oss.elmar@googlemail.com
Fri Sep 3 11:43:00 GMT 2010

2010/9/3 Al <oss.elmar@googlemail.com>:
>>> Right. I applied it the traditional way.
>>  Ah, you have to understand this about cygport patches: they only contain
>> patches for the source files, not the autogenerated ones.  So they have
>> patches for e.g. Makefile.am, configure.ac; but not for configure or even
>> Makefile.in.  It's vitally necessary to autoreconf after applying a patch that
>> you get from a cygport-based package.
> OK, that's it.

autoreconf  terminates with: Can't exec 'aclocal': No such file ...


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