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Re: gcc_update bug
- To: mark at codesourcery dot com
- Subject: Re: gcc_update bug
- From: Hans-Peter Nilsson <hans-peter dot nilsson at axis dot com>
- Date: Tue, 15 May 2001 19:51:21 +0200
- CC: gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org, aoliva at cygnus dot com
> From: Mark Mitchell <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Date: Sun, 13 May 2001 18:19:34 -0700
> One fix is to touch all the files, unconditionally, with a one second
> wait between them. That will take a while, but it will be correct. I
> implemented that and it's not very painful to wait through.
> Using `make' would be another option, possibly via a little here
> document in gcc_update.
> I'm not sure what other solutions might be possible.
I don't recall seeing it mentioned, so on the off-chance that it
would make sense: wouldn't "cat /dev/null >> file_to_touch" do
TRT as a touch-replacement that doesn't change the file? If it
does, it might make up for the seconds it took to read this. :-)
Cheers. It's just one more hill. ;-)