stdcxx-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Martin Sebor <>
Subject Re: GNU "Autotools" Branch?
Date Tue, 08 Jan 2008 00:39:08 GMT
Eric Lemings wrote:
> I haven't tested it on any platform other than Mac OS X; not all config
> tests have been translated yet into M4 macros (especially tests related
> to linking); and those that have been written need a thorough review as
> well as some polishing.  So it's safe to say it's still very much in
> development.
> Once I get a successful 'distcheck', I'll create this branch in the
> stdcxx/branches/autotools directory.  The baseline for this branch will
> only contain a scant few config macros initially along with plenty of
> guidance on writing the rest.  :)

Sounds good to me. Unless someone objects in the next, say, 48 hours
go ahead and create the branch at your leisure. I assume you'll be
branching off of trunk (as opposed to an existing branch).


> Brad.
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Martin Sebor [] On Behalf Of Martin Sebor
>> Sent: Saturday, January 05, 2008 4:01 PM
>> To:
>> Subject: Re: GNU "Autotools" Branch?
>> Eric Lemings wrote:
>>> I have some code that I'd like to contribute to the Apache STDCXX
>>> repository.  It adds support for the GNU "Autotools" suite of tools
>>> (i.e.
>>> Autoconf, Automake, and Libtool).
>>> Would a branch in the Subversion stdcxx/branches directory be the
>>> appropriate place to check in this code?
>> If you're still developing the code we can create a branches/autotools
>> branch for this work. But if it's already finished and tested on all
>> platforms we might want to think about rolling it into 4.3 instead
>> (once it has been created).
>> Martin
>>> Thanks.

View raw message