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On Sat, 09 Aug 2008 09:36:37 +0900, Marko Lindqvist <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
> <URL: http://bugs.freeciv.org/Ticket/Display.html?id=40416 >
> 2008/8/7 Daniel Markstedt:
>> It seems you were right. Attached patch solves the error. Who will bring
>> it upstream?
> It's not typo, but new macro replacing AC_HELP_STRING. Since syntax
> here is identical, and AC_HELP_STRING is not yet deprecated (even in
> latest autoconf version), we can use AC_HELP_STRING.
> In general, my opinion abotu modifying upstream m4-files is that we
> can do that, but with some precautions. Never change m4-files so that
> upstream upgrade wiping local modifications will later leave us in to
> worse situation than if we never had those local modifications.
> Maintain local serial number that fits between upstream serial
> numbers. When updating m4-files from upstream, check from version
> control what local changes have been applied to previous version.
> Attached is Daniel's patch with serial number change added.
> - ML
Could you please commit this during Saturday so that I can commence
creating the 2.1.6 release Sunday.
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