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Re: bmake: variable assignments on command line non-overridable?

On Mon, 2019-05-06 at 20:02 +0200, Edgar Fuß wrote:
> Is it on purpose (surely it's not documented) that, with (b)make, variable 
> assignments on the command line are not overridable in the Makefile?
> Inside the Makefile, assignments can be overrided, so what's the point?

I find it hard to understand what you mean.  Could you illustrate it
with some examples of what you're trying to do, and what happens?

Best regards,
Michał Górny

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