cvs commit: src/usr.bin/make main.c var.c var.h
alfred at freebsd.org
Wed May 11 16:33:38 PDT 2005
* Harti Brandt <hartmut.brandt at dlr.de> [050510 23:31] wrote:
> On Tue, 10 May 2005, Alfred Perlstein wrote:
> AP>What about a flag/variable that if set enables "full POSIX mode"?
> Make is expected to be POSIX if the first non-empty line in the Makefile
> looks like:
> , the Makefile is syntactically correct (with regard to the description in
> Posix, not make(1)) and if it doesn't use any \.[A-Z]+ target names
> besides those in the standard. So, except for the command line parsing,
> it is possible to get POSIX behaviour (it doesn't work yet though, but
> we're working on it). With regard to a flag/variable I would like, at some
> point, to re-start the discussion about making a Posix option available
> for all Posix-tools in some common way (ls, ...). Make would then be just
> one of them.
That sounds cool. One could also have a pmake or something installed
so checking argv would give the behavior desired.
- Alfred Perlstein
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