Subject: Re: Proposal EXCLUDE_SUBDIRS
To: Frederick Bruckman <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: tech-misc
Date: 09/04/2000 17:29:35
On Mon, 4 Sep 2000, Frederick Bruckman wrote:

> On Mon, 4 Sep 2000, David Brownlee wrote:
> > > So then you'd give, say, "EXCLUDE" to exclude a section of the tree,
> > > as a path relative to the top, and "EXCLUDE_SUBDIR" to exclude only a
> > > single subdir at the location from which make was invoked.
> > 
> > 	Would the former one be EXCLUDE_DIR ?
> I thought of EXCLUDE_DIR, too. I was also experimenting with
> EXCLUDE_TOP_SUBDIR and EXCLUDE_HERE_SUBDIR, but it occured to me that
> for all that typing, you may as well just type the full path on the
> command line all the time. What do people think?

	I'd say 'EXCLUDE_DIR' specifies dirs from BSDSRC, and
	'EXCLUDE_SUBDIR' matches on the right hand of the path, but
	thats just me :)

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