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patch #7490: Allow overriding AX_PATH_GENERIC checks

Submitted by:  Vadim Zeitlin <zeitlin>
Submitted on:  Sun 06 Mar 2011 05:41:54 PM UTC  
Priority: 4Status: Done
Assigned to: Peter Simons <simons>Open/Closed: Closed

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Thu 17 Mar 2011 08:18:53 PM UTC, comment #1:

Your patch has been pushed in f6b444dad92ba44b83013eef740a1c96ac8f120f. Thank you very much!

Peter Simons <simons>
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Sun 06 Mar 2011 05:41:54 PM UTC, original submission:

The attached patch allows to set LIBRARY_LIBS and LIBRARY_CFLAGS variables on configure command line or in the environment to override the normal values returned by `library-config --libs` and `--cflags` respectively.

The patch is a bit difficult to read because of the indentation changes but the real change is quite trivial, here it is (without the changes in the documentation comment):

A typical scenario in which this change could be useful is mentioned in the comment, see also this thread.

Vadim Zeitlin <zeitlin>


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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Fri 01 Apr 2011 05:04:10 PM UTCsimonsStatusReady For Test=>Done
    Thu 17 Mar 2011 08:18:53 PM UTCsimonsStatusNone=>Ready For Test
      Assigned toNone=>simons
      Carbon-Copy-=>Added francesco salvestrini
    Sun 06 Mar 2011 05:41:54 PM UTCzeitlinAttached File-=>Added ax_override_path_generic.diff, #22845

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