[SDL] Exit Lines in autogen.sh

Mike Frysinger vapier at gentoo.org
Sat Nov 19 22:37:29 PST 2005


On Sat, Nov 19, 2005 at 09:06:18PM +0100, Torsten Giebl wrote:
> Please remove the exit statements in SDL12/autogen.sh.

read the mailing list archive:
http://www.devolution.com/pipermail/sdl/2005-September/070299.html
http://www.devolution.com/pipermail/sdl/2005-September/070258.html
http://www.devolution.com/pipermail/sdl/2005-September/070340.html

> When compiling SDL on the Mac it outputs warning
> lines, but to the statements it gets not to the "Please exec.
> configure now"

they arent warnings if the autotools exit with non-zero status

and if they are just warnings, then chances are it's a bug in autotools
which should be reported upstream and fixed (if it hasnt been already)

> These stat. are a really dumb way to detect errors.

no, it's really dumb to ignore broken tools
-mike




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