[RFA] Use VPATH to find info files for installation.
Fri Jun 30 11:34:00 GMT 2000
> Date: Fri, 30 Jun 2000 10:33:04 -0400
> From: Chris Faylor <email@example.com>
> How about this?
> Fri Jun 30 10:26:38 2000 Christopher Faylor <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> * Makefile.in (install-info): Find files to install via VPATH since
> info files can be in either the source or the build directory.
This doesn't work for me if I run it from outside the GDB source tree
(even after I correct the typo spotted by Jimmy Guo). I think that
you need to say "$(infodir)/`basename $$i`" instead of just
"$(infodir)/$$i", for it to work. (Do GNU standards allow to rely on
`basename' being present? I don't remember.)
I'm still not sure we should go this way, since when GDB is
Automake-ified, these tricks will go away, as Automake produces the
code that you suggest to change.
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