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sr #108503: Running autoscan in a directory with produces conflicting warnings with libtoolize about AC_PROG_RANLIB

Submitted by:  Eric Gallager <egallager>
Submitted on:  Thu 13 Feb 2014 12:58:01 AM UTC  
Votes:  6  
Category: NonePriority: 5 - Normal
Severity: 2 - MinorStatus: None
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Open/Closed: OpenOperating System: Mac OS

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Thu 13 Feb 2014 12:58:01 AM UTC, original submission:

Let's say that, in an empty directory, I have a file that looks like this:
Then I autoreconf, which puts into the current directory. Now when I run autoscan, it produces the following warnings:
So I add these macros to my, and now, when I autoreconf again, it includes this warning:
If I then go and remove AC_PROG_RANLIB, autoscan will then warn about it being missing again the next time I run it, leading to an endless cycle of conflicting warnings. Perhaps autoscan could be modified to just ignore when scanning?

Eric Gallager <egallager>


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