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From Rasmus Lerdorf <ras...@raleigh.ibm.com>
Subject Re: cvs commit: apache-2.0/src/lib/apr/time/unix time.c
Date Thu, 07 Oct 1999 19:23:27 GMT
> I have no objections, but why do we want to get rid of it?  The reason for
> getting rid of configure, was because the configure script is created
> different ways on different platforms.  My understanding from talking to
> other developers, is that the autoheader doesn't have that issue.  It
> generates the same .h.in file everytime, assuming the configure.in script
> hasn't changed.
> 
> So, I'm -0 for getting rid of it, just because I don't see the point in
> not having it.

One reason would be to avoid questions like yours where people end up
adding symbols to the wrong file.  It is much harder to see which file is
generated if we distribute both.

-Rasmus


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