Re: [PATCH] get rid of deprecated AM_GLIB_GNU_GETTEXT

Thanks for the patch, Stefan.
On 25.04.2016 15:25, Stefan Westerfeld wrote:

So here is my attempt to get rid of the deprecated AM_GLIB_GNU_GETTEXT macro.
It is quite easy to use AM_GNU_GETTEXT instead. However, you may want to change
the version to something lower than 0.19.7 (thats what KUbuntu 16.04 ships).

Hm, please take a look at:
Besides Xenial, we currently also build on willy and jessie, what version is good enough to fit all three 

Its important that you do not indent the line containing the version macro,
because only an unindented line will be found by autoreconf (which only then
invokes autopoint).

I've run into this with other magic in the past. The whole autoconf story feels very fragile to 
Short of switching configure tools (for which I don't really know a good alternative), should we flatten our
self defined configuration macros? I.e. simply expand macros like RAPICORN_CORE_REQUIREMENTS, get rid of the
AC_DEFUN and use some simple section headers instead? Ala "# == Rapicorn Core Requisrement =="

   Cu... Stefan

Stefan Westerfeld (1):
  BUILD: use AM_GNU_GETTEXT instead of deprecated AM_GLIB_GNU_GETTEXT

 autotools/glib-gettext.m4 | 433 ----------------------------------------------              |   4 +-
 2 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 435 deletions(-)
 delete mode 100644 autotools/glib-gettext.m4

Yours sincerely,
Tim Janik
Free software author.

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