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Re: Problem with command line make.
- To: Jan Jacobs <jmj at cellpoint dot co dot za>
- Subject: Re: Problem with command line make.
- From: "Charles S. Wilson" <cwilson at ece dot gatech dot edu>
- Date: Fri, 24 Aug 2001 12:16:21 -0400
- CC: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- References: <GLEEJHOFAMEPEONMFPCIMEJDCAAA.firstname.lastname@example.org>
Just a hunch, but I think you need to check the documentation for make
('info make'). Look for 'variables' or 'assignment'. There's a
a = foo
a := foo
which has to do with immediate vs. delayed assignment, and I think
THAT's what is biting you.
Jan Jacobs wrote:
> Hi All
> I am currently experiencing a problem in using make.exe in the Win2000
> command line.
> Current version of the make.exe I am using: GNU Make version 3.76.1
> Scenario Description.
> Executing the make file form the Windows 2000
> CMD.exe the following result occurs:
>>make -w -k -f c:/projects/dev/src/com/cellpoint/platform/Makefile all
>>make: Entering directory `C:/Projects/dev/src/com/cellpoint/platform'
>>vc:/projects/dev/jars/OtpErlang.jar -d c:/projects/dev/classes -sourcepath
>>c:/projects/dev/classes: not found
>>c:/projects/dev/jars/OtpErlang.jar: not found
> Executing the problem command manually from the command line I achieve
> ar -d
>>c:/projects/dev/classes -sourcepath c:/projects/dev/src -deprecation
> The problem occurred in the building of the variable CLASSPATH in the
> Variable assinments:
> SEP = ;
> JRE = c:/jdk1.3/jre/lib/rt.jar
> CLASS_DIR = c:/projects/dev/classes
> OTHER_JARLIST = c:/projects/dev/jars/OtpErlang.jar
> If I use this statement the above problem occur.
> CLASSPATH = $(JRE)$(SEP)$(CLASS_DIR)$(SEP)$(OTHER_JARLIST)
> If I use the next statement the problem disappears.
> CLASSPATH = $(OTHER_JARLIST)
> It seems that I can not build a new variable from multiple variables.
> Am I missing something or using it incorrectly.
> Thanks in advance.
> Jan Jacobs
> Application Development
> CellPoint Systems SA
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