[Build-common-hackers] Bug#433862: cdbs: please allow the possibility to filter out packages

Andreas Metzler ametzler at downhill.at.eu.org
Sun Dec 23 14:01:54 UTC 2007

On 2007-12-23 Andreas Metzler <ametzler at downhill.at.eu.org> wrote:
> Looks like make does not pass on exported variables to $(shell) constructs:
> --------------------------------
> ametzler at argenau:/tmp/GNUTLS$ cat Makefile
> DH_OPTIONS := -Nguile-gnutls
> export DH_OPTIONS
> TESTVAR := $(shell printenv | grep DH)

> blah:
>         @printf 1;echo $(TESTVAR)
>         @printf 2; printenv | grep DH
> ametzler at argenau:/tmp/GNUTLS$ make
> 1
> 2DH_OPTIONS=-Nguile-gnutls
> --------------------------------

Which is known with GNU make upstream.


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