Uck; this is complicated. The majority of top-level args are
irrelevant to the contrib packages, but all the standard AC flags
(e.g., --libdir) certainly can be relevant.
VT guys -- can you look into this?
On Jun 13, 2008, at 1:21 AM, Ralf Wildenhues wrote:
> * David Daniel wrote on Wed, Jun 11, 2008 at 11:34:23PM CEST:
>> Building against recent heads (r18643) it appears that libdir (as set
>> by ./configure --prefix=$PREFIX --libdir=$PREFIX/lib64 for example)
>> not propagated to ompi-trunk/contrib/vt/vt.
> ompi/contrib/vt/configure.m4 is responsible for this. It seems only
> selected arguments from the top-level configure are propagated. This
> looks unfortunate to me, as there are many arguments the user may
> (see configure --help).
>> Feature or bug?
> Somebody else will have to answer that. FWIW, I'd regard it as a bug.
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