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RE: Strange make [Error 255] (cygwin bug?)
- From: Igor Pechtchanski <pechtcha at cs dot nyu dot edu>
- To: Fodor Bertalan <fodber at freemail dot hu>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 24 Sep 2003 15:44:02 -0400 (EDT)
- Subject: RE: Strange make [Error 255] (cygwin bug?)
- References: <000801c382bb$22016d80$8006fea9@bertigep>
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Wed, 24 Sep 2003, Fodor Bertalan wrote:
> > It's possible your $SHELL or $PATH is set to something weird in make.
> > Error 255 usually means that a command was not found.
> I don't think so. This long line is not the first command. The others work
> $SHELL is set to /bin/sh -- you can see it.
> $PATH is also set to a normal value
I meant the values of $PATH and $SHELL *inside* make.
Try inserting the following before that command:
@(echo $$SHELL && echo $$PATH)
and see what it prints.
Also, what is MAKE_MODE set to in your environment? What version of make
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