[RFA] toplevel: Always use in tree makeinfo in texinfo subdir

Alexandre Oliva aoliva@redhat.com
Wed Jun 23 08:45:00 GMT 2004

On Jun 22, 2004, Paolo Bonzini <bonzini@gnu.org> wrote:

> +host_modules= { module= texinfo; no_install= true; bootstrap=true;
> +		extra_make_flags='USUAL_MAKEINFO="$$r/texinfo/makeinfo/makeinfo"'; };

This doesn't look right to me.  We need to pass MAKEINFO, not
USUAL_MAKEINFO down, and we can only do so when build and host are the

[thinks some more]

Oh, I get it!  When build and host are the same, MAKEINFO expands to
USUAL_MAKEINFO, so we get what we want, without additional ugliness.

Patch is ok.  Please check it in.

Alexandre Oliva             http://www.ic.unicamp.br/~oliva/
Red Hat Compiler Engineer   aoliva@{redhat.com, gcc.gnu.org}
Free Software Evangelist  oliva@{lsd.ic.unicamp.br, gnu.org}

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