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1.8 Hacking

The development sources are available through CVS at Savannah:

If you are getting the sources from CVS (or change, you’ll need to have Automake, Autoconf and Gettext installed to (re)build. You’ll also need help2man. All of these programs are available from

After getting the CVS sources, and installing the tools above, you can run ./bootstrap to do a fresh build. After that first time, running make should suffice. See file INSTALL.

When modifying the sources, or making a distribution, more is needed, as follows: