Why does autoconf.cmd remove autotools?

Rainer Müller raimue at macports.org
Thu Jun 29 09:41:05 UTC 2017

On 2017-06-29 09:17, Mojca Miklavec wrote:
> It turned out that autoconf.cmd removes dependencies on autoconf,
> automake, libtool ...
> Is there a good reason for that? Wouldn't it be safer to simply leave
> the dependencies there, in particular if they have been listed by the
> portfile?

The default dependencies could be wrong when choosing another executable.



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