[Pm-utils] Re: automake

David Zeuthen david at fubar.dk
Wed May 24 12:14:11 PDT 2006

On Wed, 2006-05-24 at 18:46 +0100, Richard Hughes wrote:
> On Sun, 2006-05-21 at 23:39 +0100, Richard Hughes wrote:
> > How about we convert pm-utils to use automake and configure (like most
> > other OSS projects) so we get stuff like "make dist-check" for free.
> As requested, patch attached.

So, after reading the patch I had a much better understanding of how the
project is structured. Can anyone explain why we shouldn't be
autotooling it? 

It certainly seems to make life easier for both developers and
distributors, for example I find


pretty hard to read myself. Maybe because it's some home grown format;
it just looks foreign to me.

Other comments?


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