Re: How is the gnome-common package used?
- From: Raja R Harinath <harinath cs umn edu>
- To: John R Sheets <dusk smsi-roman com>
- Cc: Frater Reklaw <fraterreklaw yahoo com>, Grant Likely <likelyg cadvision com>, gnome-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: How is the gnome-common package used?
- Date: 29 Jul 1998 14:27:00 -0500
John R Sheets <email@example.com> writes:
> So, is this a complete list of the files you have to create/edit?
> Makefile.am (one for each compilable directory)
> I assume that the Makefile.am for your main directory is
> significantly different from the Makefile.am you use for
> This would be quite a juicy little FAQ topic, hint hint hint.
Gnome uses a standard autoconf/automake/libtool setup. The only
"special" things are the various predefined autoconf macros:
AM_ACLOCAL_INCLUDE(macros) # need this to get the other gnome macros
The info files that come with the autoconf/automake/libtool packages
should start you off. Another good reference is (as someone already
`autogen.sh' is only a convenience script, and needs little setup. You
just need to edit PKG_NAME, and, if you want to, list some files in the
simple-minded "I'm building in the correct tree" check.
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