Subject: Re: make: print real reason for exec failure
To: Simon J. Gerraty <>
From: Tim Rightnour <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 05/30/2001 20:14:52
On 29-May-01 Simon J. Gerraty wrote:
> While I'm at it, below is another change that might be useful:

One thing I have manually hacked into make on occasion is to run sh -x instead
of sh when debugging particularly messy makefiles.  It would be kinda neat if
a debug option to make could be added to do something like this.

Tim Rightnour <>
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