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Re: quoting hell with space in download location

Matthias Drochner schrieb:
> Hi -
> perhaps someone has an advise or a fix for my problem:
> I'm trying to update a pkg (liferea), but its download
> location has changed to something with a space in a
> directory name, it would be:
>  ${MASTER_SITE_SOURCEFORGE:=liferea/Liferea Stable/1.6.0/}
> Whatever I try the fetch stage is always freaking out
> in strange ways.

The := syntax is usually used as ${FOO:%.c=%.o}, so any percent
character is interpreted specially, as documented in the make(1) man page.

Fortunately, there is another search-and-replace mechanism that doesn't
treat percent characters specially:



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