On Fri, 14 May 2021 04:20:48 -0700 (PDT), dan wrote:
> I'll give that a try. Are those LIBXML flags just in configure by
the LIBXML* flags are absolutely not a standard, they simply are
an internal convention supported by several gis-like packages,
but they lacks any systemwide support.
libxml2 has nothing exceptional, it's just a library as many others,
and nicely supports a canonical configuration based on pkg-config,
a well known and widespread tool.
so there is no reason for supporting the ad hoc and non standard
LIBMXL* flags when a more general and systemwide approach is