autoupdate

AUTOUPDATE(1)                     User Commands                    AUTOUPDATE(1)



NAME
       autoupdate - Update a configure.in to a newer Autoconf

SYNOPSIS
       autoupdate [OPTION]... [TEMPLATE-FILE]...

DESCRIPTION
       Update each TEMPLATE-FILE if given, or `configure.ac' if present, or else
       `configure.in', to the syntax of the current version of Autoconf.  The
       original files are backed up.

   Operation modes:
       -h, --help
              print this help, then exit

       -V, --version
              print version number, then exit

       -v, --verbose
              verbosely report processing

       -d, --debug
              don't remove temporary files

       -f, --force
              consider all files obsolete

   Library directories:
       -B, --prepend-include=DIR
              prepend directory DIR to search path

       -I, --include=DIR
              append directory DIR to search path

AUTHOR
       Written by David J. MacKenzie and Akim Demaille.

REPORTING BUGS
       Report bugs to <bug-autoconf@gnu.org>.

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright © 2008 Free Software Foundation, Inc.  License GPLv2+: GNU GPL
       version 2 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/old-licenses/gpl-2.0.html>
       This is free software: you are free to change and redistribute it.  There
       is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.

SEE ALSO
       autoconf(1), automake(1), autoreconf(1), autoupdate(1), autoheader(1),
       autoscan(1), config.guess(1), config.sub(1), ifnames(1), libtool(1).

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

              info autoupdate

       should give you access to the complete manual.



GNU Autoconf 2.63                September 2008                    AUTOUPDATE(1)