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Old 02-24-2011, 05:58 AM   #1
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debugging a makefile


Is it possible to debug a makefile? In a bash script I can use "set -x" so that all variables are shown with their values. I am looking for such feature in makefile to see the variables and their values.
 
Old 02-24-2011, 06:02 AM   #2
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http://elinux.org/Debugging_Makefiles Some links are dead but still it's a nice starting point.
 
Old 02-24-2011, 06:16 AM   #3
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thanks, they were useful and I will try them
 
  


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