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From Joe Orton <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Broken APR_CHECK_APR_DEFINE() macro in test for APR_HAVE_IPV6 and APR_HAS_RANDOM
Date Wed, 02 Nov 2005 12:43:42 GMT
On Wed, Nov 02, 2005 at 01:31:23PM +0100, Martin Kraemer wrote:
> Using a replacement from $() to ${} plus using a second eval to expand
> the ${top_builddir} fixes it, but that is IMHO an utterly ugly hack.
> (Also, it introduces several other problems if shell special characters
> appear in paths)
> Suggestions welcome: how can the configure script be fixed in a clean
> way?

Converting all use of $() when adding to INCLUDES in configure to ${} so 
the paths get expanded immediately would seem like the best fix unless 
there's some reason why that won't work (I can't think of any). might need updating to strip the expanded paths properly 
during installation.


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