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From: Ralf Wildenhues
Subject: Re: dir_PRIMARY_*FLAGS
Date: Tue, 6 Nov 2007 19:28:59 +0100
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.17 (2007-11-04)

* NightStrike wrote on Tue, Nov 06, 2007 at 07:13:58PM CET:
> The Automake manual makes reference to Peter Miller's paper
> (  I've
> been trying to adopt those ideas as much as possible, and so far have
> succeeded in not requiring any recursive invocations of make.  Your
> suggestion would require recursive make, correct?

Yes.  Maybe I should write a paper "nonrecursive make also considered
harmful" just to be able to point people at it.  It's overhyped.
There is no need to be completely nonrecursive.  There's been a lot
of prior discussion, see for example


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