2010-01-17 configure: do not require hg when configuring in an hg clone
2010-01-17 configure: silently ignore auto-stuff options --build --host and friends
2009-12-30 scripts/functions: add aria2, a powerfull downloader
2009-12-10 configure: install in a sub-dir of --libdir and --docdir
2009-12-10 configure: install in a sub-dir of --libdir and --docdir
2009-10-10 Merge.
2009-10-10 docs: get rid of any reference to the now long-gone svn repository
2009-10-10 configure: force using the C locale to check messages
2009-10-10 configure: fix --with-foo=/path/to/foo
2009-10-03 configure: split has_or_abort in two: one to check, one to abort
2009-08-19 Merge the bash_array branch.
2009-08-19 configure: check for bash-3.1 or above
2009-08-03 [configure] Fix automake version check
2009-08-03 [configure] Use hg, instead of svn, to compute the version string
2009-08-01 [configure] Fix automake version check.
2009-07-22 Require GNU awk at ./configure time.
2009-07-15 Make it build again for non-local use.
2009-06-17 Merge the gcc-4.4 support.
2009-06-17 [configure] Use hg to compute the version string
2009-06-02 /devel/gcc-4.4:
2009-05-03 Update the newlib devel branch with stuff from /trunk@1498.
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.