Re: [PROPOSAL] simplify gnu makefiles
Date: Fri, 2 Jul 2004 22:50:34 +0200 (CEST)
On Fri, 2 Jul 2004, Guenter Knauf wrote:
> I've copied the part from Makefile.am containing the HHEADERS and CSOURCES
> section into a separate file 'files.inc', and then do a 'include files.inc'
> from my Makefile; I've also tried to directly include the whole Makefile.am,
> but unfortunately there broke something with a line, have not tracked that
> down yet.... so this would be usable with mingw32, netware, djp for sure,
> and perhaps riscos.
> the question is then if we check files.inc into CVS, and you generate only a
> new one out of Makefile.am when something changed?
We could have the Makefile.am file include the 'files.inc'! (Since the
generated makefile won't be using include then anyway.)
But I think I would prefer a file name like 'make.files' or 'Makefile.include'
-- Daniel Stenberg -- http://curl.haxx.se -- http://daniel.haxx.se Dedicated custom curl help for hire: http://haxx.se/curl.htmlReceived on 2004-07-02