[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: Non-recursive make & maintenance issue

From: Robert Collins
Subject: Re: Non-recursive make & maintenance issue
Date: Mon, 01 Dec 2003 20:03:54 +1100

On Fri, 2003-11-28 at 03:49, Jirka Hanika wrote:

> My view is that these (and other) problems disappear if you use a
> per-directory; but I also see the benefits (esp. compilation
> speed) of a non-recursive Makefile.  So the solution could be to support
> generating a single Makefile from multiple's in
> subdirectories.  (Just kidding.  But interested in seeing the reasons
> why this is nearly impossible.)

It's completely possible - 2 years ago I did a proof of concept:

And I've refreshed that today.

GPG key available at: <>.

Attachment: signature.asc
Description: This is a digitally signed message part

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]