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autoconf-2.13-14 Source RPM

From Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1AS sources for i386

Name: autoconf Distribution: Red Hat Linux
Version: 2.13 Vendor: Red Hat, Inc.
Release: 14 Build date: Tue Aug 7 00:28:25 2001
Group: Development/Tools Build host: stripples.devel.redhat.com
Size: 459994 Source RPM:
Packager: Red Hat, Inc. <http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla>
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
would like to use it to create shell scripts that 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.

Provides

Requires

License

GPL

Changelog

* Tue Aug 07 2001 Tim Powers <timp@redhat.com>
  - rebuilt to fix bug #50761
* Fri Jul 27 2001 Than Ngo <than@redhat.com>
  - add patch to fix exit status
* Wed Jul 11 2001 Jens Petersen <petersen@redhat.com>
  - add patch to include various standard C headers as needed
    by various autoconf tests (#19114)
  - add patch to autoscan.pl to get a better choice of init
    file (#42071), to test for CPP after CC (#42072) and to
    detect C++ source and g++ (#42073).
* Wed Jun 27 2001 Jens Petersen <petersen@redhat.com>
  - Add a back-port of _AC_PROG_CXX_EXIT_DECLARATION
    from version 2.50 to make detection of C++ exit()
    declaration prototype platform independent.  The check is
    done in AC_PROG_CXX with the result stored in "confdefs.h".
    The exit() prototype in AC_TRY_RUN_NATIVE is no longer needed.
    (fixes #18829)
* Wed Nov 29 2000 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer <bero@redhat.com>
  - 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 <nalin@redhat.com>
  - add textutils as a dependency (#14439)
* Thu Jul 13 2000 Prospector <bugzilla@redhat.com>
  - automatic rebuild
* Tue Jun 06 2000 Jeff Johnson <jbj@redhat.com>
  - FHS packaging.
* Mon Mar 27 2000 Florian La Roche <Florian.LaRoche@redhat.com>
  - fix preun
* Fri Mar 26 1999 Cristian Gafton <gafton@redhat.com>
  - add patch to help autoconf clean after itself and not leave /tmp clobbered
    with acin.* and acout.* files (can you say annoying?)
* Sun Mar 21 1999 Cristian Gafton <gafton@redhat.com> 
  - auto rebuild in the new build environment (release 4)
  - use gawk, not mawk
* Thu Mar 18 1999 Preston Brown <pbrown@redhat.com>
  - moved /usr/lib/autoconf to /usr/share/autoconf (with automake)
* Wed Feb 24 1999 Preston Brown <pbrown@redhat.com>
  - Injected new description and group.
* Tue Jan 12 1999 Jeff Johnson <jbj@redhat.com>
  - update to 2.13.
* Fri Dec 18 1998 Cristian Gafton <gafton@redhat.com>
  - build against glibc 2.1
* Tue Oct 06 1998 Cristian Gafton <gafton@redhat.com>
  - requires perl
* Fri Aug 28 1998 Cristian Gafton <gafton@redhat.com>
  - patch for fixing /tmp race conditions
* Mon Oct 20 1997 Erik Troan <ewt@redhat.com>
  - spec file cleanups
  - made a noarch package
  - uses autoconf
  - uses install-info
* Fri Jul 18 1997 Erik Troan <ewt@redhat.com>
  - built with glibc

Files

autoconf-2.12-race.patch
autoconf-2.13-autoscan.patch
autoconf-2.13-c++exit.patch
autoconf-2.13-exit.patch
autoconf-2.13-headers.patch
autoconf-2.13-mawk.patch
autoconf-2.13-notmp.patch
autoconf-2.13.tar.gz
autoconf.spec


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