You can clone with
HTTPS or Subversion.
Add check for Bison. A recent version is required when in ZTS mode.
Avoid relying on non-standard tar `z' option.
Turn on best compression for creating the archive.
Don't distribute ChangeLog. You can download it from lxr.php.net
Use compression for makedist
libzend -> Zend
"import" libtool file preservation code from build.mk
Preserve the CVS versions of ltconfig/ltmain.sh during makedist.
#This is a temporary fix!
Makedist can now be run from outside the CVS tree.
Cleaned up makedist a bit more.
# Also changed 4.0B3-RC2 to 4.0b3-RC2. I don't see why we should start
# using capital letters in 4.0.
# Updated to work with the new build system.
Generate files for distribution (also adds parsedate.c)
Fix makedist to work with the libtool enabled distribution
*** empty log message ***
use optional copy
Some work on makedist