Using m4 in the temporary tools and installing it after autoconf in chapter 6 makes a tool of a autoconf link to the m4 in /tools

Chris Staub chris at
Sat Oct 18 19:04:40 PDT 2008

Bryan Kadzban wrote:
> I'd prefer to get rid of it.  It wasn't there at all (since 2007 or so)
> until gcc's extra bits added it as a requirement...

You mean, don't put m4 in /tools at all, and just build it right before 
GMP in Chapter 6? Sounds like that could work...

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