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@@ -12,7 +12,6 @@ version.
- Autoconf <http://www.gnu.org/software/autoconf/>
- M4 <http://www.gnu.org/software/m4/>
- Texinfo <http://www.gnu.org/software/texinfo>
-- Gnulib <http://www.gnu.org/software/gnulib>
- Git <http://git.or.cz>
* Bootstrapping
@@ -33,23 +32,14 @@ Once done, proceed as described in the file README (section
Normally you will have to run bootstrap only once. However, if you
-intend to hack on GNU cpio, you might need to run it again later. In
-this case, you will probably want to save some time and bandwidth by
-avoiding downloading the same files again. If so, create in GNU cpio
-root directory the file named `.bootstrap' with the following
- --gnulib-srcdir=$HOME/gnulib --paxutils-srcdir=$HOME/paxutils
-Replace `$HOME/gnulib' and $HOME/paxutils with the actual directory
-where the Gnulib and Paxutils sources reside.
-For more information about `bootstrap', run `bootstrap --help'.
+intend to hack on GNU cpio, you might need to run it again later.
+There are several options that you may find useful in this case.
+See 'bootstrap --help' for a detailed list.
* Copyright information
- Copyright (C) 2007-2010, 2014 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
+ Copyright (C) 2007-2010, 2014-2015 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
Permission is granted to anyone to make or distribute verbatim copies
of this document as received, in any medium, provided that the

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