[Python-Dev] Updating to autoconf 2.5x

Skip Montanaro skip@pobox.com
Thu, 4 Apr 2002 10:04:35 -0600

    Martin> If all regular editors of configure.in have autoconf 2.5x
    Martin> available, or can install it, I'd propose to bump the AC_PREREQ
    Martin> to 2.50.

I believe 2.50 had serious bugs and was superceded rather quickly by the
autoconf maintainers.  I would vote to boost to 2.52 or above.