building an up to date VM for unix
David T. Lewis
lewis at mail.msen.com
Mon Dec 22 00:37:53 UTC 2003
On Sun, Dec 21, 2003 at 01:22:48PM -0800, Tim Rowledge wrote:
> Ned Konz <ned at squeakland.org> wrote:
> > There is no configure.in; automake uses configure.ac instead.
> > Are you using a recent version of autoconf and automake?
> > autoconf 2.57
> > automake 1.5
> I can confirm from recent frustration that without autoconf 2.57 you
> are utterly screwed. Take care when installing it to confirm that it has
> _actually _ installed.
Perhaps the actual configure script could also be maintained on SF.
Granted, configure.ac is the real source code, but it seems like a
heavy restriction to require an up-to-date autoconf installation in
order to compile a Squeak VM.
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