Re: Debugging makefiles
On Wed, Oct 02, 2002 at 05:56:09AM +0200, Simon Richter wrote:
> Usually, if I don't understand a Makefile exactly after reading it two
> or three times, I try to rewrite it from scratch. Usually I end up with
> something that is much simpler (because the upstream Makefile grew over
> time and has history's collected cruft in it), or with something that
> basically only has a few target names exchanged (but then I know why).
I see you have never had to deal with automake.