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Re: Request for Assistance: GCC 3.3.1 Code-Gen Problems


On Mon, Aug 04, 2003 at 06:55:44PM +0200, Gerald Pfeifer wrote:
> >> Lines 3-5 here are exactly what we recommend in general, so either this
> >> occurence is redundant (-> long term maintainance issue) or the general
> >> description is not sufficient (and should be improved instead).
> > Not exactly: the build instructions use 'make' instead of 'gmake'.
> 
> Well, make can be any of a lot of different 'make's (including GNU make)
> and 'gmake' not necessarily exists (especially if 'make' = GNU make) so
> I think it's better to just use 'make' everywhere.

What should be done with the paragraph following the example, which explains
what gmake is?  Remove it altogether, or just remind the reader that GNU
make is recommended over Sun make?


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