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From Randy Terbush <ra...@Covalent.NET>
Subject Re: cvs commit: apache-1.3/src/helpers TestCompile
Date Wed, 09 Dec 1998 18:48:52 GMT
Jim Jagielski <> writes:
> Randy Terbush wrote:
> > 
> > Doesn't seem so. I'm about to get back to fixing this and the other
> > outstanding issue that Paul raised. I've also found some other nits
> > that will require that we change 'make' to $(MAKE) in order to get
> > things to work in this somewhat strange case I have.
> > 
> As I understand it, $(MAKE) is only "defined" in Makefiles. AFAIK
> there's no way for Configure or configure to know which 'make' the
> built Makefile will be called as :(

'make' defines an environment variable for the path for argv[0] when
it executes. If configure or Configure gets called from a Makefile,
then the variable will be set. Otherwise, we need to default to
defining it to 'make'. 


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