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[sr #110212] Transform pkgdatadir using program-prefix and -suffix

From: Ross Burton
Subject: [sr #110212] Transform pkgdatadir using program-prefix and -suffix
Date: Thu, 19 Mar 2020 12:14:57 -0400 (EDT)
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                 Summary: Transform pkgdatadir using program-prefix and
                 Project: Autoconf
            Submitted by: rossburton
            Submitted on: Thu 19 Mar 2020 04:14:56 PM UTC
                Category: None
                Priority: 5 - Normal
                Severity: 3 - Normal
                  Status: None
                 Privacy: Public
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             Open/Closed: Open
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The main reason people will build autoconf with --program-prefix or
--program-suffix is most likely that they want to support multiple versions of
autoconf at the same time.

For example, binutils requires 2.69 exactly, but if 2.70 is released then
people will want to use that before binutils has switched and released.

Using --program-suffix=2.69 means that the binaries are installed as
/usr/bin/autoconf2.69, but pkgdatadir is still just /usr/share/autoconf. 
Everyone who wants parallel installable autoconf then has to fix this somehow
(either overwriting pkgdatadir, or fixing the paths after installation).

I suggest overwriting pkgdatadir to respect $program_prefix and


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