[XForms] Re: [Xforms-cvs] xforms ./ChangeLog demos/Makefile.am lib/includ...

Jean-Marc Lasgouttes Jean-Marc.Lasgouttes at inria.fr
Wed Dec 3 06:41:15 EST 2003

>>>>> "Angus" == Angus Leeming <angus.leeming at btopenworld.com> writes:

Angus> You mean the change? I'm trying to overcome a problem compiling
Angus> with Dec's make and with srcdir != builddir. This snippet in
Angus> Makefile.am (ie the original snippet):

Angus>         for i in $(noinst_HEADERS); do \ sed "1,/crop here for
Angus> forms/d" ${srcdir}/$$i >> tmpforms; \ done

Angus> Is expanded by Dec's make to:

Angus> for i in ../../../lib/include/Basic.h
Angus> ../../../lib/include/XBasic.h ../../../lib/include/bitmap.h
Angus> ../../../lib/include/box.h [snip file list]; do sed "1,/crop
Angus> here for forms/d" ../../../lib/include/$i >> tmpforms; done

I am surprised, since in my Makefile.in noinst_HEADER is
noinst_HEADERS = \
        Basic.h \
        XBasic.h \
        bitmap.h \
        box.h \

Is it different in the Makefile.in on your dec? This would mean a
problem with automake, not with the version of make...


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