[ntp:questions] autoconf minimum version and NTP

Harlan Stenn stenn at ntp.org
Tue Nov 25 20:24:16 UTC 2008

>>> In article <Cp6dnZJ4d72PjrHUnZ2dnUVZ_hydnZ2d at giganews.com>, "Richard B. Gilbert" <rgilbert88 at comcast.net> writes:

Richard> Harlan Stenn wrote:
>> Folks, NTP currently requires autoconf-2.53.  I am thinking that if we
>> can bump the minimum version to 2.60 I can do some useful housekeeping in
>> configure.ac .  Anybody have an opinion on this?

Richard> Is autoconf-2.60 generally available for ALL platforms??

To the best of my knowledge, if a platform supports older autoconf it should
support newer autoconf.  The newer autoconf might want to have a "more
recent" m4, but again, that should be trivial.
Harlan Stenn <stenn at ntp.org>
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