[PATCH Libgpg-error] gpg-error.m4: support pkg-config
alon.barlev at gmail.com
Tue Dec 4 21:54:22 CET 2018
On Tue, Dec 4, 2018 at 9:30 AM Werner Koch <wk at gnupg.org> wrote:
> On Mon, 3 Dec 2018 00:31, alon.barlev at gmail.com said:
> > Please explain again why not give an option for downstream to build
> > gnupg components using pkg-config, this does not take anything from
> > whoever wishes to continue to use current mode.
> After the next round of releases we can expect quite some extra work due
> to these changes anyway. We will take this trouble and thus pretty
> please stop complaining about that not being sufficient. There are much
> more important things to do than to willy-nilly change an established
> build system.
Once again you ignore that even the current build system does not
comply with autoconf standards and should be fixed.
This was not required if you support pkg-config as we could have an
option, but if you insist not supporting pkg-config at least work to
fix the existing build to properly support multilib and cross compile.
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