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Re: Debian-JP discussions; lets wrap this up

At Sat, 04 Sep 1999 10:48:48 +0900,
Atsuhito Kohda wrote:

> > Finally I also have a comment on the patches themselves: it seems that a
> > lot of the multibyte-patches contain changes that are not related to
> > multibyte support but do things like add support for DOS and Windows
> > systems or change generated files (like configure, config.h.in,
> > Makefile.in, etc.). This makes it unnecessary hard to merge those
> > patches.
> But please note that in many cases it is very reasonable
> to modify configure etc. For example if some application is 
> modified to support Japanese, then it needs to 'configure'

We should edit configure.in Makefile.am etc. In fact, tcl/tk-ja
makes it very hard to merge or uupdate because of such reason.

Does uupdate support to invoke automatically autoconf, automake etc
to regenerate generated files?

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