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Re: Per-shell override of path names in make(1)

On Thu, Feb 07, 2008 at 09:37:16PM +0100, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
 > I don't know. I don't mind removing the csh support completely. I think
 > that happened during the make cleanup in DragonFly.
 > That would allow to simplify the code quite a bit. It would also raise
 > the question if .SHELL is useful.

Other than to tell make where to find a working sh? I don't think it

The only use for it I can think of is perhaps persuading make to drive
something that isn't a shell at all, like maybe irb or ghci; but that
seems like a fairly crazy undertaking.

David A. Holland

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