> Recently you renamed configure.ac to configure.ac.in in order to
> substitute some variables in autoconf.
> This is breaking autoconf, as standard package should not contain any
> additional configuration but the configuration script, all that is
> required is:
> git clone xxx
> cd xxxx
> autoreconf -ivf
> Not sure where this was discussed, but as I am available and have the
> most commits within build system, please CC me on these changes.
> What we need to do now is:
> 1. revert this change.
> 2. remove the bootstrap script, it is not required, if you want you
> can leave a script with "autoreconf -ivf" command.
> 3. add version information within Makefile.am to create version.h with
> the information required from git (example)
> 4. in any case, instead of sed of configure.ac, you can always create
> version.m4 and include it at configure.ac (examples).
I will try to re-implement it using your approach.