tru64 patch: openssh-SNAP-20020826.tar.gz does not contain 'configure', so how to build?

Albert Chin openssh-unix-dev at
Thu Aug 29 22:49:15 EST 2002

On Thu, Aug 29, 2002 at 07:52:39AM -0400, Toni L. Harbaugh-Blackford wrote:
> Since the tru64 patch was designed for -current, I thought I would try
> to build it with a recent snapshot before backporting to 3.4p1.
> So I downloaded openssh-SNAP-20020826.tar.gz frpm the portable snapshots, but it
> does not contain the 'configure' script.  I tried copying the 'configure' from
> 3.4p1, but that does not create a Makefile from the
> Where are the directions for building a snapshot?  The INSTALL file
> says to use the non-existant 'configure'.

Run 'autoconf' to generate configure. I think you'll need 2.52+. You
might also need to run 'autoheader' to generate

albert chin (china at

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