Subject: Re: Distinguish between MKfoo and SUPPORT_foo
To: Simon J. Gerraty <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 03/20/2002 22:40:13
On Wed, Mar 20, 2002 at 09:32:25PM -0800, Simon J. Gerraty wrote:

 > Not an objection, but a question.  Why not USE_HESIOD etc?
 > To me MKfoo says build foo,  SUPPORT_foo might mean actually provide
 > an implementation of foo - rather than just stubs to satisfy an api.
 > But a client's makefile wants to USE_foo

Hm, I guess that makes sense.  I can make that change, no sweat.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>