Ralf Corsepius (rc040203(a)freenet.de) said:
> > Instead fixing all <foo>-config scripts better will
be remove them all
> > and move all <foo> lib detections to use pkgconfig.
> > This allow strip down entrophy on this area instead enlarging ..
> That would require patching all *upstream* users of library <foo>
> to change their configury, which could involve redoing all of their
> auto* files. It's not a 'small' amount of work.
In many cases, it's trivial to add pkgconfig files (if upstream doesn't)
and to rewrite <pkg>-config scripts as wrappers to pkgconfig.
Whether this makes sense and has a long term perspective, are different
Exactly, that's what this change was. Tomasz was suggesting just
removing the foo-config scripts.