bootstrap failure with colons in objdir

Benjamin Kosnik
Mon Jul 30 08:35:00 GMT 2001

Hey Gerald. The include/Makefile bits are a recent development, thus the 
reason for the new breakage. Perhaps you can post the line in the 
generated Makefile that is causing the error, with some context?

It's probably just a simple quoting issue.

> This was fixed a few months ago, but now reappeared: libstdc++ causes
> a bootstrap failure if the name of objdir contains a colon.

> Making all in include
> gmake[4]: Entering directory `/files/pfeifer/OBJ:NOW/i386-unknown-freebsd4.3/libstdc++-v3/include'
> Makefile:367: *** target pattern contains no `%'.  Stop.

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