Braden McDaniel <braden(a)endoframe.com> writes:
> Not ACK. Patching auto-tools sources and generated files is
> preferred, because only this guarantees deterministic builds.
"and"? If you're patching both the sources *and* the generated files,
couldn't you wind up in a situation where the source is newer than the
generated files (i.e., the source gets patched after the generated
Use 'touch --reference' and submit an patch to upstream which adds
'AM_MAINTAINER_MODE' to configure.ac.