[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]
Re: How to deal with a target in the dependence chain that is deleted af
Re: How to deal with a target in the dependence chain that is deleted after the command execution?
Sat, 26 Dec 2009 19:53:38 -0800
On Sat, Dec 26, 2009 at 6:59 PM, Peng Yu <address@hidden> wrote:
> I have the following two files. Whenever I call 'make', 'gzip' will be
> called again. I'm wondering what is the correct way to write the
> makefile such that gzip will not be called as long as test.txt.gz is
> newer than test.sh.
The GNU make info pages describe how this can be done. In order to
help improve the documentation, can you confirm whether you first
checked the info pages for help and if so, whether there were any
pages that seemed close to what you were looking for?