[XeTeX] autoconf macros not found

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Fri Jan 31 00:31:02 CET 2014

On Wed, Jan 29, 2014 at 11:19:31PM -0700, Bobby de Vos wrote:
> Greetings,
> I am having trouble building xetex from source. Today I downloaded the
> source tree from
> http://git.code.sf.net/p/xetex/code
> and in the source tree I ran the command
> ./build.sh
> System is Ubuntu Precise amd64 with autoconf 2.68

>From source/README.hacking, you need:
autoconf (GNU Autoconf) 2.69
automake (GNU automake) 1.14
ltmain.sh (GNU libtool) 2.4.2

When I was still using Ubuntu, I used this PPA to get the latest GNU


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