[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
bug#25971: POSIX path separator used in cfg.mk breaks makefiles for all
bug#25971: POSIX path separator used in cfg.mk breaks makefiles for all OS that do not use colon as path separator
Sun, 5 Mar 2017 09:54:36 -0800
On Sat, Mar 4, 2017 at 11:03 PM, Juan Manuel Guerrero
> I do not known if this has already been reported, but the prepending of
> $(srcdir)/src to the PATH in cfg.mk makes it impossible to build grep on
> all OS where the path separator is different from colon. I would suggest
> to use PATH_SEPARATOR instead of hard coding the UNIX path separator making
> the implicit assumption that this will DTRT for all other OS too. The
> current implementation ruins the syntax of the PATH because of mixed path
> separator characters and inhibits make to find any program at all.
> Please see patch below.
Thank you. I've applied the attached in your name.
I also fixed a minor problem s/srcdir/builddir/ and a nit in that same
line in a second patch, also attached.
Description: Text document