Subject: misc/18399: make(1) misses variable in "not recommended" list.
To: None <>
From: Julio Merino <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 09/24/2002 16:24:56
>Number:         18399
>Category:       misc
>Synopsis:       make(1) misses variable in "not recommended" list.
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    misc-bug-people
>State:          open
>Class:          doc-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Tue Sep 24 07:22:00 PDT 2002
>Originator:     Julio Merino
>Release:        NetBSD 1.6H
System: NetBSD darkstar.local 1.6H NetBSD 1.6H (DARKSTAR) #16: Fri Sep 20 11:10:50 CEST 2002 jmmv@darkstar.local:/var/build/kernel/DARKSTAR i386
Architecture: i386
Machine: i386
	In make(1), we list all allowed "Local variables". These variables
	have an associated short form that is discouraged to use. Although,
	when saying this, the explanation misses to mention the $< variable,
	but lists all others.

Index: make.1
RCS file: /cvsroot/basesrc/usr.bin/make/make.1,v
retrieving revision 1.64
diff -u -u -r1.64 make.1
--- make.1	2002/08/19 11:14:23	1.64
+++ make.1	2002/09/24 14:18:19
@@ -411,6 +411,7 @@
 The shorter forms
 .Ql Va @ ,
 .Ql Va ? ,
+.Ql Va \&\*[Lt] ,
 .Ql Va \&\*[Gt]
 .Ql Va *