[Libreoffice] There has been talk about removing AM_MAINTAINER_MODE from autotools configuration path.
michael.meeks at novell.com
Tue Nov 16 09:57:55 PST 2010
On Sun, 2010-11-07 at 18:24 +1000, Peter Dolding wrote:
> Issue is one of the special features of that mode.
> from here the key point is.
> >>AM_MAINTAINER_MODE also allows you to disable some custom build rules conditionally.
Riight - I don't think we do that in fact. I believe we require
everyone to have (or build) tons of exotic tool instead :-)
> There is no particular reason to rush its
> removal but due to being mostly a deprecated thing it should be marked
> for careful and planned removal.
If someone wants to kill it; lets do it !
All I require is a patch, the assurance that someone tested it
somewhere; (and we should fix autogen.sh not to pass the maintainer flag
michael.meeks at novell.com <><, Pseudo Engineer, itinerant idiot
More information about the LibreOffice