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Old 02-18-2004, 02:16 PM   #1
MadCactus
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Shell commands in GNU make


Was wondering, how can you put a for loop etc. into a makefile so it works?

Something like:

Code:
sub:    $(HEADERS)
          for dir in $(SUBDIRS); do @echo $$dir done
Doesn't seem to work for me although i've seen the syntax used elsewhere, all I get is an "unexpected end of file" error from bash.

Anyone got any clues?
 
Old 02-18-2004, 02:32 PM   #2
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i am sorry i don't have an answer for you, but what i do want to say to you is that you already have this thread going at the below link
http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...hreadid=147281
and its not against the rules to bump it as its been 24 hours since you posted it, but it is against the rules
http://www.linuxquestions.org/rules.php
to double post ...
just wanted to make you aware of this ...
 
Old 02-19-2004, 04:36 AM   #3
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No probs, I just thought this forum was a beter place for it!
 
  


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