Stupid autoconf question

Marcus Meissner marcus at
Thu May 3 07:06:24 CDT 2001

On Thu, May 03, 2001 at 03:01:36AM -0500, Ian Pilcher wrote:
> Here is my first cut at adding a check for the FreeType libraries and
> header files to the Wine configuration scripts.  It's basically a copy
> of Marcus' CUPS stuff.
> Since this is the first time I've done anything with autoconf, I figured
> I'd post it here for review:
> diff -urN ../wine-20010502cvs/ ./
> --- ../wine-20010502cvs/	Wed May  2 12:57:30 2001
> +++ ./	Thu May  3 01:44:48 2001
> @@ -378,6 +378,19 @@
>  )

You need to set

> It seems to work on my system (Red Hat 7.1), although for some reason it
> can't even detect the FreeType library when the freetype-devel package
> is removed (no great loss).
> At this point I have a couple of questions:
> *  Does anyone see anything wrong with this?


> *  I've omitted the resulting changes to wine/configure and
>    wine/include/ from the patch above.  Is this form more
>    convenient for final submission, or should I include the changes to
>    those files?  (If the latter is the case, I'll probably go ahead and
>    submit the autoconf changes before I get any code written, so that
>    wine/configure doesn't get hugely out of sync.)

No, Alexandre generates those, no need for you to submit them.

Ciao, Marcus

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