Re: Periodic automake cleanup: removal of automake1.7
Eric Dorland wrote:
> * Paul Wise (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
> > Shouldn't automake1.4 be first in the queue?
> We could do automake1.4. I hesitate because there may still be older
> software out there that wants automake 1.4's particular set of
> quirks. What do other people think?
Why does automake 1.4 (from 1999) in particular have more software stuck
on it? I haven't managed to find any information about its quirks that
explains why old software wants 1.4 in particular.
- Josh Triplett