Subject: misc/2090: make's SYSVINCLUDE overoptimistic
To: None <gnats-bugs@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Peter Seebach <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 02/17/1996 00:39:03
>Number:         2090
>Category:       misc
>Synopsis:       make identifies things as include directives which aren't.
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    misc-bug-people (Misc Bug People)
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Sat Feb 17 02:20:01 1996
>Originator:     Peter Seebach
Usenet Fact Police (Undercover)
>Release:        Feb 10 96
System: NetBSD taniemarie 1.1A NetBSD 1.1A (SEEBS) #0: Mon Jan 15 20:07:46 CST 1996 seebs@taniemarie:/usr/src/sys/arch/amiga/compile/SEEBS amiga

	A makefile containing the line:
		includedir = foo
	aborts with the error '"Makefile", line 1: Could not find dir'

	Try to assign to a variable whose name starts with include.
	Check for include followed by space at the beginning of lines,
	if sysvinclude is defined, rather than just include.