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autoscan - Generate a preliminary

AUTOSCAN(1) User Commands AUTOSCAN(1)


autoscan - Generate a preliminary


autoscan [ OPTION] ... [SRCDIR]


Examine source files in the directory tree rooted at SRCDIR, or the current directory if none is given. Search the source files for common portability problems, check for incompleteness of `', and create a file `configure.scan' which is a preliminary `' for that package.
-h, --help
print this help, then exit
-V, --version
print version number, then exit
-v, --verbose
verbosely report processing

Library directories:

-A, --autoconf-dir=ACDIR
Autoconf's files location (rarely needed)
-l, --localdir=DIR
location of `aclocal.m4' and `acconfig.h'


Written by David J. MacKenzie.


Report bugs to <>. Copyright 1994, 1999, 2000, 2001 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.


autoconf(1), automake(1), autoreconf(1), autoupdate(1), autoheader(1), autoscan(1), config.guess(1), config.sub(1), ifnames(1), libtool(1).
The full documentation for autoscan is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and autoscan programs are properly installed at your site, the command
info autoscan
should give you access to the complete manual.
October 2012 autoscan 2.52.20170501