autoconf uses explicit path

Alan DeKok aland at
Fri Aug 27 07:53:57 CEST 2010

Scott Neugroschl wrote:
> Any autoconf wizards out there?
> The autoconf scripts for freeradius-client 1.1.8 put the absolute path of
> where it was run from into the makefiles.

  Yes.  That's how it works.

> If you wish to move the freeradius-client directory tree elsewhere, you have
> to rerun autoconf.


> I am afraid that I'm not familiar enough with autoconf to correct this.

  It can't be corrected.  If it was changed, the build system would stop
working in *other* places.

> Alan, if you want, I can submit this as a bug.


  Just re-run autoconf if you "move" the source.

  Alan DeKok.

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