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Re: auto-generated source files and automake

From: dchiaramello
Subject: Re: auto-generated source files and automake
Date: Fri, 2 Dec 2011 08:00:25 -0800 (PST)

Well.. I will anto-answer my question.

My is now the following:

bin_PROGRAMS = prog
prog_SOURCES = foo.c bar.c


foo.c : sourcelist.txt
  build_sources sourcelist.txt

Apparently, the elements in <BUILT_SOURCES> will be processed before making
checks for bin_PROGRAMS.

Problem is solved!


dchiaramello wrote:
> Hello.
> I am confronted to a problem related to automake, and auto-generated
> source file dependencies.
> I have a program, requiring foo.c and bar.c to build:
> bin_PROGRAMS = prog
> prog_SOURCES = foo.c bar.c
> But foo.c and bar.c are NOT available when the make is done - they are
> build with the following command:
> build_sources sourcelist.txt
> If I have the following rule:
> foo.c : sourcelist.txt
>   build_sources sourcelist.txt
> it will complain that it has no rule to build bar.c...
> How could this been solved?
> Thanks for your attention,
> Daniel
> PS: of course, this is a greatly simplified case...

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