Maybe this is ridiculous, but I never remember the program calls for using GNU autotools. And the Google search always gives me lots of information I never wanted to know. It’s just the order of calls, so here we go:
Fine. Now I have a place where I can look things up.
edit: occasionally (read: in case checking out sources from a CVS under cygwin) the file format is wrong. Put a
dos2unix *before the first line above.