BUG: Automake 1.4

Corinna Vinschen cygwin@cygwin.com
Wed Jun 6 13:49:00 GMT 2001

On Thu, Jun 07, 2001 at 12:01:15AM +0430, jens@uniweb.se wrote:
>  Hi,
>  OK, I'm new to automake/autoconf. I'm just learning.
>  I've also found that handling of binaries having the .exe extension in the cygwin platform not working well. That counts for cleaning and uninstalling files.
>  In the uninstalling part there is something there to handle the .exe extension. But it expects the EXEEXT to be set to .exe. And I wonder, should cygwin set this or is it automake. Or maybe is it ut to the user to set this.
>  In the cleaningpart it does not try to handle .exe.
>  Any comments???

You can add AC_EXEEXT to configure.in and then call autoconf again.


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