Document autoconf dependency in README
boot script calls
autoreconf on line 204. If not present this gives the error message
[...] Booting . Can't exec "autoreconf": No such file or directory at boot line 204, <PKGS> line 2. Running autoreconf failed with exitcode -1 at boot line 204, <PKGS> line 2.
For those following the
README to build GHC for the first time this is unfriendly. I had to Google to find that I had to install the
autoconf package (on Ubuntu).
The dependency on
autoconf should be documented in