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Re: for loop question

From: Noel Yap
Subject: Re: for loop question
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2004 13:30:21 -0500

There's a $(foreach) function you can use.  I'm not sure exactly what you're 
trying to do, but you might also need $(eval) which is available in GNU make 
3.80 and up.


"Rousselle, Christine" wrote:
> Hi,
> Is there a way to write a for or foreach loop with a rule in the makefile?
> I want to be able to do something like:
> foreach cam, $(CAMLIST) prerequisites;
>   EXEC.sythesize
>   EXEC.compile
>   EXEC.parse_results
> end
> I don't really see anything like that in the GNU Makefile docs.  Do I need
> to generate my makefile with a perl or autoconfig script first that
> basically expands the for loop?
> Thanks,
> Christine
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