Patch (was: RE: Please, PLEASE, remove the BASEDIR from Makefile)
borsenkow.msk at sni.de
Wed Dec 2 08:57:51 GMT 1998
> -----Original Message-----
> From: samba-technical at samba.org [mailto:samba-technical at samba.org]On
> Behalf Of Alexandre Oliva
> Nope. The design decision of autoconf was that only a small set of
> standard options would be accepted without prefixes such as
> --enable/disable/with/without-*. But then, we could change the
> --sysconfdir default, which is $prefix/etc; it is the natural choice
> for configuration files.
Exactly this is not possible (in clean way). The only directory, that can be
changed in configure.in, is --prefix. It is possible to override any
directory 'course, but ./configure --help will still show standard values.
And this will be _really_ confusing.
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