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Re: [Nmh-workers] More configuration stuff (acconfig.h)

From: Bill Wohler
Subject: Re: [Nmh-workers] More configuration stuff (acconfig.h)
Date: Sat, 07 Jan 2012 11:30:54 -0800
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Howard Bampton <address@hidden> writes:

> On Thu, Jan 5, 2012 at 2:14 PM, Ken Hornstein <address@hidden> wrote:
>> Alright, in preparation for finally cleaning up our suboptimal autoconf
>> mess, I am tackling acconfig.h (a template which users can edit to
>> change defaults).  My feeling is all of that should either be controlled
>> by autoconf or we take a decision on whether or not to keep or remove
>> that code.  Here is the list:
>> LOCKDIR         - A directory to place lock files in if you're using
>>                  DOT_LOCKING.  I've never been happy with nmh's use of
>>                  dot locking, but do people actually use this?  It's
>>                  easy enough to add the support for this to autoconf.
> I use dot locking from time to time. I think I set LOCKDIR in the past
> (5 years back, no longer at that job) to work around an issue.


Bill Wohler <address@hidden> aka <address@hidden>

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