Due to a longstanding unresolved Debian bug report, GNU Make remained the ageold 3. 81 in Debian for a very long time, and as a consequence, in Debianbased Gnu make 3 82 manual arts such as Ubuntu and Mint. The latest Debian release, Jessie, has upgraded to 4. 0, so Debianbased distributions will have that upgrade. The POSIX standard for make was changed in the 2008 version in a fundamentally incompatible way: make is required to invoke the shell as if the 'e' flag were provided.
Because this would break many makefiles that have been written to conform to the original text of the standard, the default behavior of GNU make remains to invoke the GNU make.
The GNU make utility automatically determines which pieces of a large program need to be recompiled, and issues the commands to recompile them. This edition of the GNU Make Manual, last updated 08 July 2002, documents GNU make Version 3. 80. This manual describes make and contains the following chapters: If you are familiar with other make programs, see Chapter 12 [Features of GNU make, page 113, which lists the enhancements GNU makehas, and Chapter 13 [Incompatibilities and Missing Features, page 117, which explains the Announcements about Make and most other GNU software are made on infognu.
Security reports that should not be made immediately public can be sent directly to the maintainer. If there is no response to an urgent issue, you can escalate to the general security mailing list for advice. A little repository to keep track of our changes to GNU Make 3.
82. The GNU Make Book by John GrahamCumming GNU make is the most widely used build automation tool, but it can be challenging to master and its terse language can be tough to parse for even experienced programmers. Since the configure script seems to be looking at a specific location for make, I think you have two options: Edit the configure script to force usage of the other make, not recommended since the path maybe hardcoded in any number of places.
GNU make 3. 82 hit the streets last week, the first new release of the workhouse build tool in over four years. Why so long between releases? To me the answer is obvious: the tool Just Works, so theres no need to churn out new releases chasing the latest development fad.
But as this release The problem is that the is a feature added in GNU make 3. 82 and the GNU make manual (including the copy on gnu. org, where Google will send most people) doesn't give the slightest hint when a feature is specific to 3.
82. Safety Area: All Text, Logos& Barcode should remain inside the Pink Dotted Lines Bleed Area: All Backgrounds should extend to, but not past, the Blue Dotted Lines J O H N G R A H A M C U MMING THE GNU MAKE BOO K T H E G N U M A K E B OO K T H E G NU M A K E B OO K G R A H AMC U M M IN G S H E L V E I N: C O M P U T E R GNU make Version 3.
81 April 2006 Richard M. Stallman, Roland McGrath, Paul D. Smith. This le documents the GNU make utility, which determines automatically which pieces of a large program need to be recompiled, and issues the commands to recompile them. this GNU Manual, like GNU software. The GNU make utility automatically determines which pieces of a large program need to be recompiled, and issues the commands to recompile them.
This edition of the GNU Make Manual, last updated 04 April 2000, documents GNU make Version 3. 79. This manual describes make and contains the following Gnu make 3 82 manual arts.
Overview of make. How to Read This Manual