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Re: removing compile directive

From: grischka
Subject: Re: removing compile directive
Date: Wed, 23 Apr 2008 00:32:55 +0200

Paul Smith wrote:
> On Mon, 2008-04-21 at 10:43 -0700, Brian Dessent wrote:
> > CFLAGS = $(filter-out -D_REMOVE_THIS_,$(CFLAGS))
> You can't do this: recursive variables cannot reference themselves.

I'm actually curious whether this is considered as a feature or a 
limitation, or maybe just tradition with GNU make? 

I mean, basically it is very clear what the writer of above line 
has in mind, so the program could as well support it.


--- grischka

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