Subject: Re: make question
To: Jaromir Dolecek <email@example.com>
From: Todd Vierling <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 06/10/1999 10:54:53
On Thu, 10 Jun 1999, Jaromir Dolecek wrote:
: > Can anyone explain me the meaning of the following make conditional
: > statement:
: > .if target(depend)
: > .endif
: the code betwenn the if & endif is executed when the make has been
: called as:
: make depend
Actually, no. That's .if make(depend).
.if target() is only evaluated if the target name has not yet been defined
in the Makefile (or files it has .include'd).
-- Todd Vierling (Personal email@example.com; Bus. firstname.lastname@example.org)