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Re: Can the --with-debug AC_ARG_WITH() be moved up?

From: Greg Stein <gstein_at_lyra.org>
Date: 2001-03-16 21:10:49 CET

On Thu, Mar 15, 2001 at 03:49:32PM -0800, Mo DeJong wrote:
> Now for the patch that fixes the problem.
> It is dead simple, the patch just moves
> the AC_ARG_WITH(debug,...) up a few lines.

The right answer is for APR and SVN (and Apache) to use --enable-debug and
--enable-maintainer-mode. The WITH form is just wrong, and always has been.
APR used it because the autoconf script was written by an autoconf newbie;
we just copied it so that our command-line flag would be used by APR, too.


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
Received on Sat Oct 21 14:36:26 2006

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