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Re: Emacs pretest 24.0.90

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: Emacs pretest 24.0.90
Date: Wed, 12 Oct 2011 16:48:13 +0200

> From: Dave Abrahams <address@hidden>
> Date: Wed, 12 Oct 2011 10:21:18 -0400
> > It's a problem with the MSYS Make and MSYS Bash.  They convert
> > command-line arguments of the form /x/foo/bar to x:/foo/bar.  This
> > fails miserably when the original command-line argument is not a file
> > name, e.g., when the Makefile invokes "cmd /c SOMETHING".  See
> > nt/INSTALL, which doesn't recommend MSYS for this very reason.
> Most options in Windows work if you use "-" instead of "/".  If you use
> "-" in your Makefile you can avoid triggering this issue.

Not in this case: cmd.exe does not accept -c, only /c.

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