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Fri, 15 Dec 2000 02:01:55 -0500 (EST)
I tried to make Autoconf deal with something like this:
I actually know a project that has the "divert" directory. Unfortunately,
it is very hard to do, so I abandoned this idea.
This is a side effect of my efforts. the only useful part of a bigger
Different projects separate files in AC_CONFIG_FILES (or in AC_OUTPUT,
since AC_CONFIG_FILES is new) in a different way, using spaces, newlines
and even backslashes, e.g.
file2 file3 \
`configure' adds this test without modifications to ac_config_files, then
it becomes config_files in `config.status'. The later uses it only to
display help, so the original formatting affects the help text:
$ ./config.status --help
file2 file3 file4
Not nice. After my patch we get
file1 file2 file3 file4
* acgeneral.m4 (AC_CONFIG_FILES): Add files to ac_config_files
using AC_FOREACH to ensure that it's flat and has no extra spaces.
@@ -3690,7 +3690,8 @@
+ [$1], [ AC_File])"
# Initialize the lists.
- Flattening config_files,
Pavel Roskin <=