[Build-common-hackers] change to autotools-vars.mk

Jeff Bailey jbailey@nisa.net
Sun, 22 Jun 2003 15:45:56 -0700

On Sun, Jun 22, 2003 at 05:29:46PM -0400, Colin Walters wrote:

> > The tarball variable still needs to be set above.  The only things I can
> > think of is to write in the autodetection so that the common case needs
> > nothing.  I still need the
> > every-target-runs-this-before-even-thinking-about-anything:: rule for
> > that, though (so that the variables can get set, and a recursive make
> > called).

> Yeah...couldn't we just have a pre-run:: or something that both
> pre-build and clean would depend on?

You don't like
every-target-runs-this-before-even-thinking-about-anything? =)


Well, okay.  I'll hack it in my tree and do some tests.

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