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Re: CVS commit: src/usr.bin/make
On Tue, Mar 24, 2009 at 09:24:12AM -0600, M. Warner Losh wrote:
> : > Well, remember make is an interpreter; the date goes into the make
> : > variable $(MAKE_VERSION) so the information is available to Makefiles.
> : Yah, but it is largely worthless. Consider that different branches
> : have non-linear relationships in dates and features being present.
> Consider building NetBSD 0.9 today. As it was, MAKE_VERSION would
> seem quite modern, but the make would really be quite old.
Using the last rcsid time would at least fix that...
I'll ask around.
David A. Holland
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