Re: citadel packages
- Date: Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:27:26 -0500
- From: "Robert J. Clay" <rjclay@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: citadel packages
On Sat, Dec 1, 2018 at 6:48 PM Paul Wise <pabs@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 2, 2018 at 1:59 AM Robert J. Clay wrote:
> > I've started work on updating the packages. With that I've noticed
> > that two of the new upstream archives have 'autom4te.cache'
> > directories in them. They get cleaned up during a package build
> > attempt but then the build complains about upstream changes & errors
> > out. I'm not sure how to deal with this but one thing I'll do is that
> > I'm going to ask upstream about those directories being present.
> It sounds like upstream is not using `make distcheck` to create their tarballs.
No, there does not seem to be any such target in the Makefiles at
all. There are distclean targets, but no distcheck targets. I asked
upstream about the issue but no response as of yet. I'll followup
further about it as needed.
Robert J. Clay