Thread: .in.h files

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    .in.h files

    I'm looking over some random code for an open source messaging framework. In this code, there are alot of files. What do these files mean and how are they different from regular .h files? The content of the files looks similar.

    Edit: There are also a few

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    They're used with GNU Autotools - basically they contain a "macro-ized" version of configurable files (like Makefiles). When you invoke ./configure, autotools uses these files to produce correct headers and makefiles for your system.
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