Makefile: .if inside .for

Oliver Eikemeier eikemeier at
Mon Feb 2 21:05:12 PST 2004

Sergey Matveychuk wrote:

> man make says:
>      For loops are expanded before tests, so a fragment such as:
>            .for TMACHINE in ${SHARED_ARCHS}
>            .if ${TMACHINE} = ${MACHINE}
>                 ...
>            .endif
>            .endfor
>      won't work, and should be rewritten the other way around.
> But how can I rewrite it if I need to aggregate file names in 
> PLIST_FILES with a some condition in a loop?



or use a shell loop.

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