Sumário: If you’re an Emacs dev and had trouble updating your sources, you need to follow Eli’s advice
> More strange errors and I discover I should [http://permalink.gmane.org/gmane.emacs.bugs/50675 run ./autogen.sh].
> Checking for automake (need at least version 1.11)...
> too old
> I think this machine no longer qualifies as an Emacs dev machine!
If you’re an Emacs dev and had trouble updating your sources, you need to follow Eli’s advice:
Nothing should be required, except editing your .bzr/branch/branch.conf as I described: Replace sftp://USERNAME <at> bzr.savannah.gnu.org/srv/bzr/emacs/trunk/ with bzr+ssh://USERNAME <at> bzr.savannah.gnu.org/emacs/trunk/