[postgis-devel] PostGIS 1.5 beta2

Mark Cave-Ayland mark.cave-ayland at siriusit.co.uk
Tue Jan 19 09:20:57 PST 2010

Nicklas Avén wrote:

> Hallo Mark
> I've tried for some hours to make it working as you decribe abovr, but I 
> haven't sucessed. If I use $(shell pwd -W) in makefile it produces the 
> right path, but I don't understand how to do it in configure.ac. I don't 
> sucess in affecting PWD so it makes any difference in makefile.
> But I have learnt a lot about what configure.ac is doing :-), but I 
> don't understand how it works.
> A need more clues...
> /Nicklas

Hi Nick,

There was actually a similar workaround required for the old 1.3 build 
system - take a look at the old configure.in file here: 
http://trac.osgeo.org/postgis/browser/branches/1.3/configure.in around 
lines 99-111.



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