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Re: branching stable/2.22?

From: Werner LEMBERG
Subject: Re: branching stable/2.22?
Date: Sat, 12 Sep 2020 14:21:05 +0200 (CEST)

>> >   make out=www out-www/en/notation.pdf
>> Aah, I tried without `out=www`.  This incantation is good enough for
>> me, thanks.  No further action needed.
> Actually that's the same as before, no?

No.  Previously, `notation.pdf` was a first-class target: If you
deleted it, a call to `make doc` rebuilt it.  This is no longer the
case: Today, creating this PDF file is a side effect only.

> Actually, I value faster incremental builds that sometimes does less
> over wasting my time always regenerating the internals manual
> whenever I happen to touch an SCM file. Just doing
>  $ rm Documentation/out*/en/internals.texi
> will update it, no need to remember any command.

What about making this a Makefile target, to be mentioned in `make


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