2005.09.08 12:59 "[Tiff] autotools", by Patrick Welche

2005.09.08 12:59 "[Tiff] autotools", by Patrick Welche

As you require autoconf 2.59, which came out on 2003-11-06, you could future proof libtiff by making use of the AC_CONFIG_MACRO_DIR, which came out on 2003-10-08, i.e., exists in the autoconf which you require.

This is actually necessary for cutting-edge libtool...

I would suggest

--- configure.ac.orig   2005-09-06 15:38:59.000000000 +0100
+++ configure.ac        2005-09-06 16:40:18.000000000 +0100

@@ -26,13 +26,14 @@

 AC_INIT([LibTIFF Software], 3.7.3, [tiff@remotesensing.org], tiff)

 dnl Compute the canonical target-system type variable

 dnl Do not rebuild generated files every time

@@ -69,6 +70,7 @@

 dnl Checks for programs.

 dnl We want warnings. As many warnings as possible.

(Do you really need AM_PROG_CC_C_O ?)


mkdir config m4

mv compile config.sub install-sh missing config.guess depcomp ltmain.sh config mv libtool.4 m4

Also, add


to Makefile.am, and change autogen.sh to

aclocal -I. -I m4

You get the idea...



P.S.: according to www.libtiff.org:

   Anonymous CVS:
        export CVSROOT=:pserver:anonymous@remotesensing.org:/cvsroot
        cvs login # use password "anonymous"
        cvs checkout libtiff
        cvs checkout libtiff-lzw-compression-kit


% cvs -d:pserver:anonymous@remotesensing.org:/cvsroot login Logging in to :pserver:anonymous@remotesensing.org:2401/cvsroot CVS password:

/cvsroot: no such repository