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On 07/17/2010 01:53 PM, Maciej Mrozowski wrote:
> After gathering some feedback, after addressing reported issues, now I feel
> it's ready for public consumption. especially when static-libs is being used
> more and more often. It's purpose is to become standard eclass for autotools
> build systems.
> Brief description:
> autotools-utils.eclass is autotools.eclass (so libtool.eclass) and base.eclass
> (so eutils.eclass) wrapper providing all inherited features (it is guaranteed,
> no need to additionally inherit any of those) along with econf arguments as
> Bash array, out of source build with overridable build dir location, static
> archives handling, libtool files removal, enable/disable debug handling. It's
> modelled after cmake-utils and resembles it in many aspects for consistency.
Maybe choose some other name. For me -utils in an eclass name means a
set of helper functions. I would name it so the name reflects that it's
meant to be used as the main build system provider.