Section: Running Bakefile (1)
bakefilize - prepare Bakefile project for use with Autoconf
bakefilize [--copy] [--dry-run] [--force] [--verbose] [--help]
For the "autoconf" format, Bakefile creates Makefile.in files that depend on the availability of common pieces of a GNU build system. (config.guess,
install-sh, etc.) These tools are part of Automake, which can copy these files into a project's directory during processing.
effectively replaces the
It is standard practice in Autoconf-based projects to provide a "bootstrap" script (commonly called either
autogen.sh) to run commands like
with the proper flags and in the proper order. You should run
in that script, at some point before the
COMMAND LINE OPTIONS
Copy the files from the Automake directory, rather than the default behavior of making symbolic links.
Only show the commands that would be executed.
Replace all existing files, instead of only adding missing files.
Show debugging messages.
Display usage information for