Preparing for automake 1.14

Jeremy Huddleston Sequoia jeremyhu at
Sun Jan 13 23:52:46 PST 2013

While it's good to prepare for 1.14, we're still not working with 1.13 yet.  libX11 is failing with:

nls/ error: using '$(srcdir)' in TESTS is currently broken: '$(srcdir)/'

and I'm not really sure what to do about that… any thoughts?


On Jan 12, 2013, at 2:48 PM, Alan Coopersmith <alan.coopersmith at> wrote:

> The recent release of automake-1.13 carried out the removal of macros like
> AM_CONFIG_HEADER that we'd cleaned out of almost all our configure scripts
> a while ago (at least in git, though not all of them got tarballs released),
> and announced what's coming in the next round:
> Of the items listed, the one it seems we're not prepared for is the removal
> of INCLUDES - we've still got more than a dozen modules using it in one or
> more's (I've attached the list I found in the modules I've checked
> out).
> I don't see a published release date for automake 1.14, so we should have some
> time to clean them out, but don't know how long.
> -- 
> 	-Alan Coopersmith-              alan.coopersmith at
> 	 Oracle Solaris Engineering -
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