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Re: GCC vs. `make' on Solaris


>>>>> "Alexandre" == Alexandre Oliva <aoliva@redhat.com> writes:

  Even if foo.c is older than s-foo, GNU make is smart enough to figure
  @true hasn't changed it, so it doesn't proceed to rebuilding foo.o.

Thanks for explaining.

This is interesting behavior.  I assume it's mandated by POSIX?
Anyhow, is there a place in the GNU make manual where this is
explained?  I think that would be useful.

Anyhow, I'm convinced: I'll do the $(TOUCH) thing.

Thanks,

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