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Re: make -V

On Sat, 11 Aug 2012 08:58:43 +0200, Alistair Crooks writes:
>In pkgsrc, we have the obvious "expand the VAR" behavior in
>        @${ECHO} ${${VARNAME}:Q}
>[23:14:38] agc@netbsd-vm2 ...pkgsrc/editors/ssam [10004] > make show-var VARNA

Yes, but this is the sort of indirection etc that started me thinking
on this topic.
Simply doing


would have been much simpler and more obvious if it could have
been relied on to produce an expanded result.

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