GNU Automake

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Introduction to Automake

Automake is a tool for automatically generating `' files compliant with the GNU Coding Standards.

See the GNU Automake home page for more information (including mailing lists, and the manual on-line or in PDF).

Downloading Automake

Automake can be found on or one of the mirrors. You can also order a CD-ROM from the FSF or use other methods to obtain a copy.

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Updated: $Date: 2005/07/10 20:47:17 $ $Author: adl $