Archaic archaic at
Sun Nov 27 15:08:57 PST 2005

On Sun, Nov 27, 2005 at 10:27:28PM +0000, Andrew Benton wrote:
> >
> I think you're probably right. Putting the option on the page makes it 
> obvious what was done. I thought as we already apply the patch it might be 
> neater to add it in. I went looking for a simpler way to do it because I 
> was working on my buildscripts. Readline is the only thing which needs an 
> option passing to make alone and I wanted to change it to be a regular 
> configure, make, make install. Just thought I'd share what I found.

Since these instructions are not static, your best path would be to make
your functions more robust. Something like make "$@" and then pass the
switch(es) to the function. This should cover most circumstances.


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