aclocal - manual page for aclocal 1.11.6


   aclocal [OPTIONS] ...


   Generate `aclocal.m4' by scanning `' or `'


          directory holding automake-provided m4 files

          directory holding third-party system-wide files

          run COMMAND [diff -u] on M4 files that would be changed (implies
          --install and --dry-run)

          pretend to, but do not actually update any file

          always update output file

   --help print this help, then exit

   -I DIR add directory to search list for .m4 files

          copy third-party files to the first -I directory

          put output in FILE (default aclocal.m4)

          print name  of  directory  holding  system-wide  third-party  m4
          files, then exit

          don't be silent

          print version number, then exit

   -W, --warnings=CATEGORY
          report the warnings falling in CATEGORY

   Warning categories include:
          dubious syntactic constructs (default)

          unknown macros (default)

   `all'  all the warnings (default)

          turn off warnings in CATEGORY

   `none' turn off all the warnings

          treat warnings as errors


   Written by Tom Tromey <>

          and Alexandre Duret-Lutz <>.


   Report bugs to <>.
   GNU Automake home page: <>.
   General help using GNU software: <>.


   Copyright    2011  Free Software Foundation, Inc.  License GPLv2+: GNU
   GPL version 2 or later <>
   This is free software: you are free  to  change  and  redistribute  it.
   There is NO WARRANTY, to the extent permitted by law.


   The  full  documentation for aclocal is maintained as a Texinfo manual.
   If the info and aclocal programs are properly installed at  your  site,
   the command

          info aclocal

   should give you access to the complete manual.


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