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Re: Change of the Makefile

From: Eric Blake
Subject: Re: Change of the Makefile
Date: Wed, 21 Sep 2005 03:53:21 +0000

> Recently I found shell is a nice program that can be extended to solve my 
> automatic regression test problem. So I started hacking it.
> I found it would be easiler use $(wildcard) in the builtins/Makefile.in, in 
> stead of staticly specify all the source files:

Unfortunately, it is an extension of GNU make that is not portable
to other make programs.  If bash is to remain compilable on as
many platforms as it currently is, its Makefiles must not be changed
to use these non-portable extensions.

Eric Blake

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