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From Paul Querna <c...@force-elite.com>
Subject Re: [PATCH] sanitize installed config_vars.mk
Date Fri, 10 Jun 2005 18:23:49 GMT
Joe Orton wrote:
>  Patch below is an attempt to create a sanitized version of
>  config_vars.mk which is suitable for the installed tree.
>
>  The currently installed file has lots of references to the source and
>  build trees in e.g. EXTRA_INCLUDES, which cause various problems.
>  (PR 28145, 20874, 29771, probably more)
>
>  The patch makes configure generate a config_vars.sh which in turn can
>  perform substitutions to generate a sane config_vars.mk. The
>  double-indirection is necessary because some of the variables e.g.
>  APR_INCLUDEDIR can only be discovered *during* make install.
>
>  Any objections, particularly w.r.t the list of variables which get
>  substituted out?

No Objections to this patch (I think its a huge improvement!), but in 
the long run, there has been murmurs of deprecating the use of APXS with 
'-q', and making some kind of 'httpd-config'

Thoughts?

-Paul

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