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[Lynx-dev] Re: non-pkgsrc emacs or clone

From: Todd Vierling
Subject: [Lynx-dev] Re: non-pkgsrc emacs or clone
Date: Mon, 23 May 2005 13:03:03 -0400 (Eastern Daylight Time)

On Mon, 23 May 2005, Klaus Klein wrote:

> > The "makefile" in that directory does not specify .h as a .SUFFIX. Adding 
> > that,
> > makes it work.
> So FWIW, POSIX has a set of default .SUFFIXES, and .h isn't one of
> them, whereas GNU make indeed does define it regardless of
> POSIXLY_CORRECT being set in the environment.

Which means the Lynx makefile is actually broken, and just "happens to work"
on some OS's by lucky chance of a nonstandard extension in the system-level
makefile fragments.

-- Todd Vierling <address@hidden> <address@hidden> <address@hidden>

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