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Re: Running ./config.status

From: Noah Misch
Subject: Re: Running ./config.status
Date: Fri, 4 Feb 2005 05:10:37 -0800
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On Fri, Feb 04, 2005 at 08:53:51AM +0100, Stepan Kasal wrote:
> -       cd $(top_builddir) && ./config.status $(subdir)/$@
> +       cd $(top_builddir) && $(SHELL) ./config.status $(subdir)/$@

> The question: Why does Automake add "$(SHELL)" to the command?

If you believe `man perlrun', some systems do not respect #! and start all
scripts under csh.  $(SHELL) ./script defends against that.

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