Remove references to autotools from COMPILING.md

parent c8900377
......@@ -4,17 +4,13 @@ The following build systems are available for Bzip2:
* [Meson]: This is our preferred build system for Unix-like systems.
* [CMake]: Build tool for Unix and Windows.
* GNU [Autotools]: Another traditional build system for Unix-like
systems.
* nmake: Unsupported; used only for Windows and Microsoft Visual
Studio 2013 or later.
Autotools is only supported on Unix-like OSes, nmake is only for Windows,
meson works for both.
Meson works for Unix-like OSes and Windows; nmake is only for Windows.
[Meson]: https://mesonbuild.com
[CMake]: https://cmake.org
[Autotools]: https://autotools.io/index.html
## Using Meson
......@@ -164,32 +160,6 @@ cmake --build . --config Release
ctest -C Release -V
```
## Using GNU Autotools
### Build instructions for Unix (Autotools)
If you are compiling a tarball:
```sh
./configure --prefix=/usr
make
make check
make install
```
See the [`INSTALL`](INSTALL) file for details on options you can pass
to the `configure` script to select where to install the compiled
library.
If you are compiling from a git checkout:
```sh
./autogen.sh --prefix=/usr
make
make check
make install
```
## Using nmake on Windows
Bzip2 can be built with Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 or later. From a Visual
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......@@ -51,7 +51,7 @@ repository][gitlab] as well.
## Compiling Bzip2 and libbz2
Please see the [`COMPILING.md`][COMPILING.md] file for details. This includes
instructions for buliding using Meson, CMake, GNU Autotools, or nmake.
instructions for buliding using Meson, CMake, or nmake.
[COMPILING.md]: COMPILING.md
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