2009-05-20 /trunk:
2009-05-11 configure:
2009-05-11 configure:
2009-05-02 Add check for the {n,}curses library.
2009-05-02 When running ./configure, check for the {n,}curses headers.
2009-05-01 configure:
2009-04-20 Remove the last remnant of "awk" specifics in ./configure.
2009-04-20 There's no longer any reason to require GNU awk:
2009-04-20 Fix inverted --local install test at end of configure.
2009-04-20 Set the execute bit on generated script at build time, not install time.
2009-04-02 Fix some simple typoes.
2009-03-09 Also recognise the libtool as packaged by Cygwin, when ./configure-ing.
2009-02-17 Backport 1382 from /trunk:
2009-02-17 Recognise bash-4 as a usable bash.
2009-02-01 Checking for grep and sed has been rationalised, and now emit the same messages as for the other tools.
2009-01-27 Backpot #1271 from /trunk:
2009-01-25 ./configure: fix the tools pattern recognition
2009-01-18 ./configure: enable user to specify path to some tools
2009-01-07 ./configurei: make FORCE work again:
2008-12-23 Further enhance the check for needed tools:
2008-12-22 Rationalise ./configure
2008-12-19 Fix testing the automake version:
2008-12-16 Backport (partialy) #1268 from trunk:
2008-12-16 Better check for automake, check for either curl or wget:
2008-11-16 Honor the DESTDIR variable to install out-of-place (Eg. for packaging).
2008-10-29 Use 'gawk', not plain 'awk'.
2008-10-15 Fix configure's --with-contrib option.
2008-09-29 Don't check for autoconf >= 2.50.
2008-09-26 Enhance ./configure tools checking.
2008-09-23 Allow fully qulified file name in tools to check for.
2008-08-09 Merge #912 from branches/eglibc:
2008-08-04 Michael ABBOTT reported that populate is not relocatable.
2008-07-22 Eye-candy in ./configure.
2008-07-20 Add new tools to check presence of at ./configure time. Reported by Laurent Dufrechou <>.
2008-07-18 ./configure eye-candy.
2008-07-18 Enable forcing ./configure to complete, even if the needed tools are not present.
2008-07-16 Remove debug snippet.
2008-07-16 Introduce a list of tools to check for at ./configure time.
2008-07-07 POSIXify ./configure, and comment some parts of it.
2008-06-25 Eye-candy in the ./configure help.
2008-06-25 Enable using contributed code: add a new ./configure option to select which contributions should be applied.
2008-06-11 Include the full version number in the directory paths installed.
2008-06-11 Print a little bit of progress in ./configure (computing the version string can be long, especially on networked file systems).
2008-06-01 ./configure expects message to be in the C locale, so force that.
2008-04-17 Cleanup building the snapshot version number.
2008-02-17 When installing SVN snapshots, include the branch and revision in the version number.
2008-01-16 Bail out if /bin/bash does not exist, or if it is not bash>=3.0.
2007-09-16 Simplify a bit more bash detection.
2007-09-14 Improve (POSIX-wise) determination of bashh version.
2007-09-14 Kill off bashisms in ./configure (thanks to Enrico Weigelt <>).
2007-09-12 Sanitise ./configure a little bit.
2007-08-15 Fix printing the version string when configured with --local.
2007-07-22 Re-instate the --local configure switch to not install and use the local crosstool-NG copy.
2007-07-03 Kill "./configure --local", it does not work and it is dangerous if one tries to "make uninstall"!
2007-07-02 Get rid of eclipse fiels once and for all.
2007-07-02 Fix handling --prefix.
2007-07-01 Fix running without installing.
2007-07-01 ./configure gains a help entry.
2007-07-01 Merge the build system to trunk: ct-ng is now installable: