Subject: make $(...:U)
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
Date: 04/15/2000 18:44:48
I've just implemented a new variable modifier in make(1), namely, :U.
Loosely speaking, this does a uniq on the variable's words, much as one
can say that :O does a sort on them. (Normally, one would use :O:U, to
sort and then drop duplicates, but this doesn't have to be so.) I did
this because I found a need for it.
I'm writing here to solicit comments on whether this would be a Good
Thing to have in the main tree. Thoughts?
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