Hello there, On 5/24/08, tpgww@xxxxxxxxxxx <tpgww@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > I've been wondering about an optional alternative to the current "manual" > configuration which relies on knowing what system capabilities are, and > supplying make-command arguments. > > I'd want something that's reasonably widely available, and definitely > without the large overheads of GNU autotools. > Maybe Pre Make Kit? A somewhat wild suggestion, but who knows. It seems that it has dropped out of maintenance, although the Changelog goes to 24 May 2008. The project is considered stable and aims, among others, at "Speed and memory lightweight (compiled C binaries)." Liviu  http://pmk.sourceforge.net/ -- Users can unsubscribe from the list by sending email to emelfm2-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the subject field or by logging into the web interface.