[GRASS-dev] OK to compile on Mac?

Glynn Clements glynn at gclements.plus.com
Sun Oct 7 19:51:56 EDT 2007

William Kyngesburye wrote:

> There is no problem in the actual compiling.  The problem is the old  
> make on OSX will recompile *everything* after a successful make if  
> you run make again (like you might do when you modify a source file,  
> but then you could make individual modules to avoid recompiling  
> everything).

Actually, the current CVS version of Rules.make contains the check for
"ifeq ($(MAKE_VERSION),3.81)", so that shouldn't occur.

OTOH, there may be some inefficiency with make versions other than
3.81, as it will attempt to create $(OBJDIR) (via a recursive make
invocation) for each object file.

Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>

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