Makefiles for skip-level directories?

Garrett Cooper yaneurabeya at
Thu Apr 10 22:24:39 UTC 2014

On Thu, Apr 10, 2014 at 3:19 PM, Julio Merino <jmmv at> wrote:
>> Yeah, is redundant, but it doesn't do any harm minus a hit on the cache, and increase the file sizes a small amount.
>> In the event that the Makefile snippet would be removed from the included makefiles then stuff would break horribly. Plus it makes it clear that MK_TESTS is obtained from
> is not redundant if you are going to test for MK_TESTS; you need that include.
> What I'm not clear about is if ought to be or not.

Unfortunately changing this would break a lot of things that have
worked in the past, so I think it's best to leave this alone :/..


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