Using sed in a Makefile

Jerry gesbbb at
Sat Mar 7 09:57:23 PST 2009

On Sat, 7 Mar 2009 18:11:16 +0100
Johan van Selst <johans at> wrote:

>${..} will be interpreted by make - even when it is used between '..'
>which is probably not what you want here. If you want to use a litteral
>$-sign in your command, use $$ in the Makefile.

Thanks, that worked. I had tried escaping with a backwards slant '\';
however, that obviously did not work.

gesbbb at

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