Re: automake fun
On Tue, Nov 20, 2001 at 08:06:15PM -0500, Colin Walters wrote:
> These rules can cause automake and/or autoconf to be rerun if
> timestamp skew occurs (from, say, the application of a Debian diff).
> Now, there are several solutions to this problem.
> 1) Build-Depend on autoconf and automake: this doesn't really solve
> the problem. Rerunning autoconf and automake is upstream's job.
> 2) Change all the timestamps such that those rules will never be
> 3) Comment out those rules in all the Makefile.in files as part of
> your Debian diff.