Rationales for various aspects of the design of the GNU build system.
|• Wildcards||Why doesn’t Automake support wildcards?|
|• Why GNU M4||Why not use the standard M4?|
|• Bootstrapping||Autoconf and GNU M4 require each other?|
|• Why Not Imake||Why GNU uses |
|• History of Autoconf|
|• History of Automake|