Subject: Re: Build from Tues night fails ...
To: Christos Zoulas <>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/09/1998 10:53:30
On Thu, 9 Jul 1998, Christos Zoulas wrote:

> In article <> writes:
> >.if exists(obj)
> >./lex.c ./pt.c ./spew.c: parse-h
> >.else
> >lex.c pt.c spew.c: parse-h
> >.endif
> >But it's hardly, esthetic.  Is there a better solution.
> >	This same problem happens with:
> I'd use:
> ${.OBJDIR}/lex.c ${.OBJDIR}/pt.c ${.OBJDIR}/spew.c: parse-h

I think the problem is that these files live in the source directory, not
in the obj directory. 

Seems to me that the real problem is that lex.c, pt.c, and spew.c are NOT
automatically generated by the make system, so I don't understand why they
are depending on parse-h.


Take care,