Monthly Archives: September 2011

travel sponsorship: two notes

i’d like to take a moment to remind everyone that the most effective way in which the GNOME foundation can spend its money is by bringing relevant people to the events that it organises. i’d also like to mention that we’ve extended the deadline for travel sponsorships for Montréal Summit until this friday at 23:59 […]

coming to montréal? tell us!


AM_MAINTAINER_MODE is *not* cool

if you have a script in your project, and it contains a line that says “AM_MAINTAINER_MODE”, you’re doing it wrong. period. what this macro means is that changes to your will not automatically result in the Makefile being regenerated unless –enable-maintainer-mode is given to ./configure. i’m almost sure that this isn’t what you […]

boston summit is in montréal

we just announced that the boston summit is being held in montréal this year. please read the announcement here: