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Re: make: :: embeded in targets

On Fri, Mar 04, 2011 at 10:50:55AM -0500, der Mouse wrote:
> It also, relevantly to this discussion, says that
>      Applications shall select target names from the set of characters
>      consisting solely of periods, underscores, digits, and alphabetics
>      from the portable character set [...]

From a language simplicity and clarity point of view, I would say allowing
colons in target names sounds like a realy bad idea.


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