rdt at cs.queensu.ca
Tue Jun 29 17:34:21 CEST 2010
>|> + prerex: an interactive editor, this is now (version 6.0) packaged as a
>|> gzipped tarball with an autoconf-generated configure script; should be
>|lib dependencies? What libs do you need to build that one?
Essentially just readline. Is that a showstopper? I guess I could build
readline in a sub-directory.
>|> does it build on all the architectures we support?
>|Probably not; I just helped him porting it from CentOS to OpenSUSE. :-)
>|I doubt that it will compile on e.g. HP-UX; that needs some autofoo
readline can be configured to use different termcap-like libraries and
I don't know how to configure autoconf to deal with that. I have built
prerex on solaris-i86pc but using a tailor-made Makefile.
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