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autoconf-2.13-10p RPM for noarch

From Red Hat Linux 7.1 for iSeries

Name: autoconf Distribution: Red Hat Linux
Version: 2.13 Vendor: Red Hat, Inc.
Release: 10p Build date: Tue Jul 30 23:20:21 2002
Group: Development/Tools Build host:
Size: 593462 Source RPM: autoconf-2.13-10p.src.rpm
Packager: Red Hat, Inc. <>
Summary: A GNU tool for automatically configuring source code.
GNU's Autoconf is a tool for configuring source code and Makefiles.
Using Autoconf, programmers can create portable and configurable
packages, since the person building the package is allowed to
specify various configuration options.

You should install Autoconf if you are developing software and you'd
like to use it to create shell scripts which will configure your
source code packages. If you are installing Autoconf, you will also
need to install the GNU m4 package.

Note that the Autoconf package is not required for the end user who
may be configuring software with an Autoconf-generated script;
Autoconf is only required for the generation of the scripts, not
their use.






* Thu Nov 30 2000 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer <>
  - Fix up interoperability with glibc 2.2 and gcc 2.96:
    AC_TRY_RUN_NATIVE in C++ mode added a prototype for exit() to
    the test code without throwing an exception, causing a conflict
    with stdlib.h --> AC_TRY_RUN_NATIVE for C++ code including stdlib.h
    always failed, returning wrong results
* Sat Jul 22 2000 Nalin Dahyabhai <>
  - add textutils as a dependency (#14439)
* Thu Jul 13 2000 Prospector <>
  - automatic rebuild
* Tue Jun 06 2000 Jeff Johnson <>
  - FHS packaging.
* Mon Mar 27 2000 Florian La Roche <>
  - fix preun
* Sat Mar 27 1999 Cristian Gafton <>
  - add patch to help autoconf clean after itself and not leave /tmp clobbered
    with acin.* and acout.* files (can you say annoying?)
* Mon Mar 22 1999 Cristian Gafton <> 
  - auto rebuild in the new build environment (release 4)
  - use gawk, not mawk
* Fri Mar 19 1999 Preston Brown <>
  - moved /usr/lib/autoconf to /usr/share/autoconf (with automake)
* Thu Feb 25 1999 Preston Brown <>
  - Injected new description and group.
* Wed Jan 13 1999 Jeff Johnson <>
  - update to 2.13.
* Sat Dec 19 1998 Cristian Gafton <>
  - build against glibc 2.1
* Tue Oct 06 1998 Cristian Gafton <>
  - requires perl
* Fri Aug 28 1998 Cristian Gafton <>
  - patch for fixing /tmp race conditions
* Mon Oct 20 1997 Erik Troan <>
  - spec file cleanups
  - made a noarch package
  - uses autoconf
  - uses install-info
* Fri Jul 18 1997 Erik Troan <>
  - built with glibc



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