RFC on Makefile.am fixes for (non-portable) linking against libtool modules in KDE
ranger at befunk.com
Thu Mar 6 14:07:19 GMT 2003
David Leimbach wrote:
> I see what the barrier is now... I know enough perl to give myself a
> sufficient headache.
> Unless you can do it before me I can take a look at this stuff you've
> got and the existing
> system and try to make the world a happy place.
> That might not be for a couple weeks though since I have tons of work
> and travel next week.
Yeah, I started looking into it a bit last night and I think it will
basically be impossible (or impractical) to implement in am_edit.
am_edit edit's the .in files (strangely enough), and by the time you
have those it's too late. We would have to reimplement automake to do
it in the am_edit pass.
Which, I guess, leaves implementing it as automake macros (or having
I'm going to try to find some docs on adding keywords to automake (if
it's even possible) and then I guess we'll go from there.
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