Subject: Re: make seems to find the wrong source file
To: Frederick Bruckman <>
From: Simon J. Gerraty <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 01/11/2004 23:20:56
On Sun, 11 Jan 2004 19:47:31 -0600 (CST), Frederick Bruckman writes:
>The surprising thing is, that if the filename part of a path for any
>explicit source matches the source calculated from the suffix rule,
>the first such full path will be used instead of (simply) the source
>calculated from the suffix rule.

Sure.  I'm not sure if our current behaviour is "correct" or not,
I could probably be pursuaded either way - it certainly didn't
surprise me ;-)