Subject: Re: new feature for src/usr.bin/make: read-only variables
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Christos Zoulas <email@example.com>
Date: 09/03/2005 06:55:09
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
Valeriy E. Ushakov <email@example.com> wrote:
>In gmane.os.netbsd.devel.userlevel Roland Illig <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> intended usage is:
>> CFLAGS.NetBSD= -Wall
>> CFLAGS.SunOS= -O
>> CFLAGS.IRIX= -v
>FWIW, this feels very, very icky... Mixing targets and assignments
>this way is just chemically pure semantic evil.
>Your effort is appreciated, but this is a bad syntax to introduce.
I don't like it either. Maybe
.READONLY: CFLAGS.NetBSD CFLAGS.SunOS CFLAGS.IRIX