aclocal-1.15 man page

aclocal — manual page for aclocal 1.15

Synopsis

aclocal [OPTION]...

Description

Generate 'aclocal.m4' by scanning 'configure.ac' or 'configure.in'

Options

--automake-acdir=DIR

directory holding automake-provided m4 files

--system-acdir=DIR

directory holding third-party system-wide files

--diff[=COMMAND]

run COMMAND [diff -u] on M4 files that would be changed (implies --install and --dry-run)

--dry-run

pretend to, but do not actually update any file

--force

always update output file

--help

print this help, then exit

-I DIR

add directory to search list for .m4 files

--install

copy third-party files to the first -I directory

--output=FILE

put output in FILE (default aclocal.m4)

--print-ac-dir

print name of directory holding system-wide third-party m4 files, then exit

--verbose

don't be silent

--version

print version number, then exit

-W, --warnings=CATEGORY

report the warnings falling in CATEGORY

Warning categories include

syntax

dubious syntactic constructs (default)

unsupported

unknown macros (default)

all

all the warnings (default)

no-CATEGORY

turn off warnings in CATEGORY

none

turn off all the warnings

error

treat warnings as errors

Author

Written by Tom Tromey <tromey@redhat.com>

and Alexandre Duret-Lutz <adl@gnu.org>.

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to <bug-automake@gnu.org>.
GNU Automake home page: <http://www.gnu.org/software/automake/>.
General help using GNU software: <http://www.gnu.org/gethelp/>.

See Also

The full documentation for aclocal is maintained as a Texinfo manual.  If the info and aclocal programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info aclocal

should give you access to the complete manual.

Referenced By

aclocal(1) is an alias of aclocal-1.15(1).

February 2017 aclocal 1.15 User Commands