Re: 2.2.11pre4 make dep messages (FYI)

Tim Ricketts (
Tue, 3 Aug 1999 21:19:23 +0100 (GMT)

On Tue, 3 Aug 1999, Frank van Maarseveen wrote:

> No, "make dep" just produces some errors which usually scroll off the
> screen. The exit status from "make dep" is zero.

So what's the problem?

> If no-one reports it then it's probably never going to be fixed.

It won't anyway. make dep recurses through all directories, including
those for things you aren't going to compile. Some things in these
directories will produce errors when preprocessed on your architecture.

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