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Re: bug in www program and makefile

From: <jose.kahan@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 12 Jul 2000 13:22:28 +0200 (MET DST)
Message-Id: <200007121122.NAA06843@tuvalu.inrialpes.fr>
To: Fox One <rockman66_1999@yahoo.com>
CC: www-lib@w3.org
I was wondering if you still want to use this method for creating the .h
files. There's also a Perl script which works ok.

I changed the Amaya/libwww Makefile.am so that the www method isn't used
anymore. This means that everyone must have Perl, instead of www,  in order to
be able to compile libwww. If you're starting from scratch, it's more 
probable you'll have Perl.

What do you (user community) think, shall I make this change? If we decide
to keep www, I'll fix the Makefile.am bug then.

-Jose

In our previous episode, Fox One said:
> There seems to be a bug in libwww's `www' program
> that prevents it from sending its output
> to the correct file when it is invoked with
> the `-o' option. For example, take this command:
> 
> www -w90 -na -p -to text/x-c HTAtom.html -o HTAtom.h
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