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Re: How to install "config.h"

From: Ossama Othman
Subject: Re: How to install "config.h"
Date: Thu, 26 Oct 2000 14:20:10 -0700
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Hi Alexandre,

On Thu, Oct 26, 2000 at 07:13:28PM -0200, Alexandre Oliva wrote:
> If you really want to have it installed, don't call it `config.h', or
> at least install it in include/<your-package-name>.  To accomplish
> that, use:
> pkginclude_HEADERS = config.h ...
> And use `#include <your-package-name/config.h>' in all other headers
> that include it.

Ah!  Good call Alexandre!  Robert, please ignore my last post.
Installing config.h in /usr/local/include, for example, would be
obviously be bad idea. :-)

BTW, I do exactly what Alexandre suggests in some of my own packages.
It works out quite nicely.

Ossama Othman <address@hidden>
Distributed Object Computing Laboratory, Univ. of California at Irvine
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