From: Werner LEMBERG <wl@gn...> - 2012-02-03 07:52:33
this time I have a question which is related to autoconf run within
MSYS. In case this isn't appropriate here please tell me.
I have a quoting problem. Within the `config.log' file I see, say,
INCPATH defined as
This expands nicely within the created Makefile to
and works as expected if I call `make'. [Note that this comes from
the autotroll.m4 macro package which parses the output of Qt's qmake
However, what must I do make INCPATH work within `configure'? Using
INCPATH directly doesn't work; the compiler can't find files in
`foo/bar'. I suspect that the quote characters are taken literally so
that they become part of the directory name itself.
If my theory is right, I need to expand one quotation level. I've
tried `eval', `AS_ECHO', and some other things, but somehow I