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Re: gcc_update bug
- To: Hans-Peter Nilsson <hans-peter dot nilsson at axis dot com>
- Subject: Re: gcc_update bug
- From: Andreas Schwab <schwab at suse dot de>
- Date: 15 May 2001 21:29:18 +0200
- Cc: gcc at gcc dot gnu dot org
- References: <200105151751.TAA25879@ignucius.axis.se>
Hans-Peter Nilsson <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
|> > From: Mark Mitchell <email@example.com>
|> > 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?
No. Just opening a file does not touch it (not even its access time).
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