AUTOCONF linux command manual

AUTOCONF(1)                  User Commands                     AUTOCONF(1)

       autoconf - Generate configuration scripts

       autoconf [OPTION] ... [TEMPLATE-FILE]

       Generate  a  configuration  script  from  a TEMPLATE-FILE if given, or
       '' if present, or else ''.  Output is sent  to
       the  standard output if TEMPLATE-FILE is given, else into 'configure'.

   Operation modes:
       -h, --help
              print this help, then exit

       -V, --version
              print version number, then exit

       -v, --verbose
              verbosely report processing

       -d, --debug
              don't remove temporary files

       -f, --force
              consider all files obsolete

       -o, --output=FILE
              save output in FILE (stdout is the default)

       -W, --warnings=CATEGORY
              report the warnings falling in CATEGORY [syntax]

   Warning categories include:
              cross compilation issues

              obsolete constructs

              dubious syntactic constructs

       'all'  all the warnings

              turn off the warnings on CATEGORY

       'none' turn off all the warnings

              warnings are error

       The environment variable 'WARNINGS' is honored.

   Library directories:
       -B, --prepend-include=DIR
              prepend directory DIR to search path

       -I, --include=DIR
              append directory DIR to search path

       -t, --trace=MACRO
              report the list of calls to MACRO

       -i, --initialization
              also trace Autoconf's initialization process

       In tracing mode, no configuration script is created.

       Written by David J. MacKenzie and Akim Demaille.

       Report bugs to .

       Copyright (C) 2003 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
       This is free software; see the source for copying  conditions.   There
       is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICU-

       autoconf(1), automake(1), autoreconf(1), autoupdate(1), autoheader(1),
       autoscan(1), config.guess(1), config.sub(1), ifnames(1), libtool(1).

       The full documentation for autoconf is maintained as a Texinfo manual.
       If the info and autoconf programs are properly installed at your site,
       the command

              info autoconf

       should give you access to the complete manual.

autoconf 2.59                   November 2003                     AUTOCONF(1)