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Re: Makefile error handling

On Sat, Feb 09, 2002 at 17:22:28 -0800, Osamu Aoki wrote:
> I was curious why there is no '-' in front of some commands in 
> ddp/manuals.sgml/Makefile:

> This way, even if one of the package is bad, it builds rest of them. 

I suspect that's exactly the reason. In general, you don't want errors to be
ignored silently. In the cases you do, call "make -k".

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