Dependencies in libgcj

Tom Tromey tromey@cygnus.com
Wed Jun 14 16:49:00 GMT 2000


>>>>> "HJ" == H J Lu <hjl@valinux.com> writes:

HJ> There are no complete dependencies in Makefile for libgcj.
HJ> java/lang/reflect/natArray.cc and java/lang/reflect/natMethod.cc
HJ> are 2 examples. When java/lang/Class.h is changed, which they
HJ> include, those 2 files are not recompiled. I was wondering if it
HJ> was an oversight and if it would be fixed.

This is a known but unpublicized problem.
Fixing the dependencies would be a lot of work.
Maintaining them would be even worse.

Tom


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