[libvirt] where is autogen.sh on libvirt?

Daniel P. Berrange berrange at redhat.com
Fri Jun 13 09:02:22 UTC 2008

On Fri, Jun 13, 2008 at 04:05:12AM -0400, Daniel Veillard wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 13, 2008 at 02:47:06PM +0900, Atsushi SAKAI wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > I am looking thorough the package on ftp://libvirt.org/libvirt/
> > but cannot find autogen.sh files on 0.4.3 and snapshot package.
> > Is there any reason?
> > Of course cvs package have autogen.sh.
>   Basically autogen.sh is used to bootstrap the configuration and
> building process, it has more dependancies than the resulting configure
> script. For that reason people which are not the developpers but 
> rather users of the software simply run ./configure which itself is
> part of the releases.

We should still include autogen.sh in the tar.gz, because people might
be wanting to do patches against the tar.gz whcih involve the configure.ac
or Makefile.am scripts.

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