[avahi] [PATCH] make building with --disable-static and DBUS work

Lennart Poettering lennart at poettering.de
Thu Nov 24 08:47:38 PST 2005

On Thu, 24.11.05 14:58, Nix (nix at esperi.org.uk) wrote:

> Yep, that works.
> (One thing you might dislike is that putting subdirectory names
> explicitly into SOURCES can break dependency analysis under some
> Automake releases, leading to things not being rebuilt when they
> actually need to be... alas I can't remember which releases these are.
> I just tried to reproduce it, and, well, Automake 1.9.[56] are free of
> this bug. It was probably sometime in the 1.8 series. Nobody will care
> except for people doing development, anyway, so all you really need to
> do is make sure *you*'re not being bitten by this bug.)

configure.ac contains the line "AM_INIT_AUTOMAKE([foreign 1.9
-Wall])", thus automake <= 1.8 will refuse to work with avahi anyway.
> > You're welcome to do manual spam filtering for us! 
> On a domestic ADSL line? Reliability problems, alas ;)
> > fd.o doesn't run a spam filter (as it seems),
> *boggle* shades of the FSF mailing lists of days of yore...
> >                                               hence we disabled postings
> > from non-members simply because the volume of bogus moderation requests
> > exceeded what we could handle.
> Run SpamAssassin over the mailing lists? :)

This is not under our control but under control of fd.o. Try to
convince fd.o to install SA or anything if you wish.

> (and while you're here, thanks for polypaudio, too: lovely program. If
> it eventually annihilates the dysfunctional ghosts of esd and arts,
> I will be happy indeed...)

Your're welcome.


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