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Re: specifying an autoconf version

On Tue, 2006-12-19 at 23:39 -0500, Kamaraju Kusumanchi wrote:
> Now I want to compile some software on this system which requires autoconf > 
> 2.50. So I would like to use autoconf 2.53 instead of the default 2.13 . What 
> is the easiest way to override the default and ensure that 2.53 autoconf is 
> used instead of 2.13? There seems to be no option in the configure script. Is 
> there any other elegant way?


Doesn't the alternatives system solve this? Try,

 update-alternatives --config autoconf

as root.

Sven Arvidsson
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