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From Dean Gaudet <dgau...@arctic.org>
Subject Re: apache/linux modules
Date Wed, 04 Feb 1998 02:36:29 GMT
cat  >>Makefile.in <<EOF
# configure depends on configure.in

configure: configure.in
	autoconf
EOF

staleness dealt with. 

Dean

On Tue, 3 Feb 1998, Jim Jagielski wrote:

> Dean Gaudet wrote:
> > 
> > If you remember my example it was "I want to change a Makefile".  There's
> > no reason to do all the work again.
> 
> Yes... If you want to rebuild a Makefile then yep, Configure does
> it all over again. If you compare apples to apples, I'm sure
> Configure comes out ahead.
> 
> > 
> > Yes, config.status is a cache.  Since when are caches bad?  I'm sure you
> > enjoy the disk cache on your system, and the L2 and L1 caches on your CPU.
> > 
> 
> Sure do... but all implementations that use caches have to worry
> about their staleness. ./config.status doesn't.
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