[ECOS] Making eCos Configuration Tool on FreeBSD 6.1

Bart Veer bartv@ecoscentric.com
Sun Oct 1 16:03:00 GMT 2006

>>>>> "Jack" == Jack Twilley <jmt@twilley.org> writes:

    >>> How do I make the ecos-tool use gmake instead of make?
    >> I'm not sure how to force this.
    >> Why not just build GNU make and install it as 'make' at the
    >> front of your path?
    Jack> I already have GNU make built as 'gmake'. This system does a
    Jack> lot of other stuff besides build eCos and I don't want to
    Jack> break other things to accommodate this tool.

A fairly easy workaround would be to start the configtool from a shell
script which prepends a directory to your PATH. That directory would
contain a symbolic link from make to the gmake executable.


Bart Veer                       eCos Configuration Architect
http://www.ecoscentric.com/     The eCos and RedBoot experts

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