About the manual (gcrypt.texi)

NIIBE Yutaka gniibe at fsij.org
Thu Feb 9 08:05:03 CET 2017

Peter Wu <peter at lekensteyn.nl> wrote:
> > Libgcrypt is developed using a Subversion3 repository.
> This should probably be changed to Git.

Yes.  Good catch.

> This part I do not really understand, why would a git tag where you
> manually run autogen.sh be different? Have there been issues in the
> past?

I think that it means the dependency to autotools.  Not all user have
same version of autoconf/automake on their systems.  It is common
problem (not only in the past, but still is), different version of
autoconf/automake causes an issue.

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