Compatibility problem: Cygwin make and makefile filename case
Thu Nov 23 18:11:00 GMT 2000
On Thu, Nov 23, 2000 at 04:30:43PM +0100, Frank Ellert wrote:
>Anyway, below is a little patch that makes GNU make 3.79.1 also look
>for "MAKEFILE" on the MS-Windows platform. ("GNUmakefile",
>"makefile", "MAKEFILE", "Makefile") I tested it as far as possible on
>my FreeBSD box (but not until now on MS-Windows, since that would take
>much more time for me and you said it isn't necessary). It was nice if
>you would think of integrating it into the GNU make sources.
Huh? I didn't read anything that said you shouldn't test this on
Windows. Of course you should test it on Windows before submitting
Also, please provide a plain text patch rather than a
uuencoded/compressed one. We also will need a ChangeLog entry (not a
diff of a ChanegLog entry). Look at the ChangeLog entry in the
make directory and structure your entry accordingly.
>begin 644 patch-gmake-win32-MAKEFILE.gz
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