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Re: shell trap builtin in rules

From: Paul D. Smith
Subject: Re: shell trap builtin in rules
Date: Wed, 8 Nov 2006 19:24:54 -0500

On Wednesday, 8 November, Martin Sebor (address@hidden) wrote:

> > It works for me.  Maybe it's your shell?
> Apparently. I originally ran my code on Solaris. I have tried
> /usr/xpg4/bin/sh but got the same results. AIX, HP-UX, IRIX,
> and Tru64 all behave the same as well. Bash is the only shell
> that produces the result I expect.

Odd.  Can you try this without make involved; what behavior do you get?

    $ /bin/sh -c "trap 'echo \$?' EXIT && exit 1"


Also, try using "0" instead of EXIT; maybe the other shells don't accept the
translated values?

 Paul D. Smith <address@hidden>          Find some GNU make tips at:            
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