The following sections cover a few basic ideas that will help you understand how Automake works.
|• General Operation:||General operation of Automake|
|• Strictness:||Standards conformance checking|
|• Uniform:||The Uniform Naming Scheme|
|• Length Limitations:||Staying below the command line length limit|
|• Canonicalization:||How derived variables are named|
|• User Variables:||Variables reserved for the user|
|• Auxiliary Programs:||Programs automake might require|