Add configure option --enable-build-timestamp.
authorWerner Koch <wk@gnupg.org>
Tue, 25 Aug 2015 19:08:27 +0000 (21:08 +0200)
committerWerner Koch <wk@gnupg.org>
Tue, 25 Aug 2015 19:08:27 +0000 (21:08 +0200)
* configure.ac (BUILD_TIMESTAMP): Set to "<none>" by default.
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This is based on
libgpg-error commit d620005fd1a655d591fccb44639e22ea445e4554
but changed to be disabled by default.  Check there for some
background.

Signed-off-by: Werner Koch <wk@gnupg.org>
configure.ac

index 1d0ae65..680d0b7 100644 (file)
@@ -1636,7 +1636,16 @@ BUILD_FILEVERSION=`echo "${BUILD_VERSION}" | tr . ,`
 AC_SUBST(BUILD_VERSION)
 AC_SUBST(BUILD_FILEVERSION)
 
-BUILD_TIMESTAMP=`date -u +%Y-%m-%dT%H:%M+0000 2>/dev/null || date`
+AC_ARG_ENABLE([build-timestamp],
+  AC_HELP_STRING([--enable-build-timestamp],
+                 [set an explicit build timestamp for reproducibility.
+                  (default is the current time in ISO-8601 format)]),
+     [if test "$enableval" = "yes"; then
+        BUILD_TIMESTAMP=`date -u +%Y-%m-%dT%H:%M+0000 2>/dev/null || date`
+      else
+        BUILD_TIMESTAMP="$enableval"
+      fi],
+     [BUILD_TIMESTAMP="<none>"])
 AC_SUBST(BUILD_TIMESTAMP)
 AC_DEFINE_UNQUOTED(BUILD_TIMESTAMP, "$BUILD_TIMESTAMP",
                    [The time this package was configured for a build])