[GRASS5] new gmake system

Justin Hickey jhickey at hpcc.nectec.or.th
Thu Jan 4 23:23:40 EST 2001

Hi Andreas

Andreas Lange wrote:
> the new gmake system works very nice. Thanks a lot.

You're welcome.
> But some thinks should be noted in the INSTALL file:

Done, please check if I should add anything else.

> If you compile grass on a clean system, gmake5 is installed only with
> 'make install'. So if the compile ('make') is finished and you try to
> compile g3d and/or the postgreSQL modules, gmake5 is not found.

> Compiling with bin.$ARCH/gmake5 does not work (not found error).

In order to compile modules when you have only compiled the sources
(just make) you need to specify the absolute path to the gmake file.
Something like:


Relative paths do not work since the makefiles change directory. I will
change to POSTINSTALL script to reflect this.

Thanks for finding this problem.


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