[Ecls-list] Misc. fixes

Juan Jose Garcia-Ripoll Juan.Ripoll at mpq.mpg.de
Mon Feb 11 02:31:04 UTC 2002

Hannu Koivisto wrote:
> 2002-02-09  Hannu Koivisto  <azure at iki.fi>
>         * src/doc/Makefile.in:
>           * (install) Now creates infodir if it does not exist.
>           * (ecl.html) Now uses texi2html instead of makeinfo.
>           * (ecldev.html) Ditto.
>           * (clean) Now removes all generated files and directories.

Two things here. texi2html is not available everywhere, and the flags
that you provide are not compatible with the version at sourceforge
(texi2html 1.56k)..
>         * src/c/pathname.d:
>           * (si::pathname_translations) Removed local host variable that
>             clobbered the host parameter.
>         * src/configure.in:
>           * libgc.a is not added to LIBRARIES when using system's Boehm GC.

These two are my fault. These patches have been incorporated.

>         * src/c/Makefile.in:
>           * Fixed incorrect suffix rules with pattern rules.

The suffix rules are not incorrect, AFAIK. Indeed, the pattern rules are
incompatible with BSDish makes, like those in FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD
and many other unices. Is it really worth breaking compatibility?


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