David Cournapeau email@example.com writes:
Yes, I don't understand all this complication and concepts either. I have not seen any reason not to do like autoconf. It is simple, obvious, has no burden for the developer, has been used by thousand of softwares for more than one decade, and is extremely flexible.
I'm not sure exactly what you mean by “do like autoconf”. Can you please describe exactly what behaviour you are envisaging, so that we don't all have a different interpretation of what “like autoconf” means?