Bug 126802 - RFE : Automake 1.8.5 is available
Summary: RFE : Automake 1.8.5 is available
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: automake (Show other bugs)
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Jens Petersen
QA Contact: Brian Brock
URL: http://sources.redhat.com/automake
Keywords: FutureFeature
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2004-06-27 12:33 UTC by Peter van Egdom
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-07-07 12:17:52 UTC
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Description Peter van Egdom 2004-06-27 12:33:02 UTC
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Description of problem:

The latest released version of Automake is 1.8.5 (see :

Fedora Development currently carries the package "automake-1.8.4-1".

Automake 1.8.5 has the following bugfixes :

- Define DIST_SUBDIRS even when the `no-dist' or `cygnus' options are
used so that `make distclean' and `make maintainer-clean' can work.

- Define AR and ARFLAGS even when only EXTRA_LIBRARIES are defined.

- Fix many rules to please FreeBSD make, which runs commands with `sh -e'.

- Polish diagnostic when no input file is found.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Check GNU mirror site of Automake.
2. Check Fedora Core development.

Actual Results:
1. Automake 1.8.5
2. Automake 1.8.4

Expected Results:
1. Automake 1.8.5
2. Automake 1.8.5

Additional info:

1.8.5 seems a safe upgrade; only bug fixes.

Comment 1 Jens Petersen 2004-07-06 03:08:35 UTC
1.8.5 has actually been built.  Looking into why it isn't in FC devel.

Comment 2 Jens Petersen 2004-07-07 12:17:52 UTC
1.8.5 should be back in rawhide now.

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