libtoolize - add libtool support to your package
The ‘libtoolize’ program provides a standard way to add libtool support
to your package. In the future, it may implement better usage
checking, or other features to make libtool even easier to use.
libtoolize accepts the following options:
Work silently, and assume that Automake libtool support is used.
‘libtoolize --automake’ is used by Automake to add libtool files
to your package, when ‘AC_PROG_LIBTOOL’ appears in your
Copy files from the libtool data directory rather than creating
Enable verbose shell tracing
Don’t run any commands that modify the file system, just print
Replace existing libtool files. By default, ‘libtoolize’ won’t
overwrite existing files.
--help Display a help message and exit.
--ltdl Install libltdl in a subdirectory of your package.
Add the file ‘libltdl.tar.gz’ to your package.
Print ‘libtoolize’ version information and exit.
If ‘libtoolize’ detects an explicit call to ‘AC_CONFIG_AUX_DIR’
in your ‘configure.in’, it will put the files in the specified
‘libtoolize’ displays hints for adding libtool support to your
package, as well.
‘libtool’, ‘libtoolize’ and ‘automake’ are fully documented via the
This manual page was written by Frederic Lepied <Lepied@debian.org>,
for the Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others). It was
updated by Ossama Othman <email@example.com> and updated for Libtool
1.5 by Scott James Remnant <firstname.lastname@example.org>.