Linux Command Directory
This directory of Linux commands is from Linux in a Nutshell, 5th Edition.
Click on any of the 687 commands below to get a description and list of available options. All links in the command summaries point to the online version of the book on Safari Bookshelf.
autoupdate [options] [file]
GNU autoconf tool. Update the configure template file file, or configure.ac if no file is specified. This command is seldom invoked manually. It is usually called automatically from other autoconf tools.
Don't remove temporary files.
Remake all configure scripts, even when newer than their template files.
Print help message, then exit.
Verbosely print information about the progress of autoupdate.
Search in directory dir for input files.
Print version number, then exit.