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bug #41677: wrong message "did you mean TAB instead of 8 spaces"

Submitter:  Frank Heckenbach <frank>
Submitted:  Sun 23 Feb 2014 11:15:29 PM UTC
Severity:  3 - Normal Item Group:  Bug
Status:  Fixed Privacy:  Public
Assigned to:  psmith Open/Closed:  Closed
Component Version:  4.0 Operating System:  POSIX-Based
Fixed Release:  4.1 Triage Status:  Small Effort
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Mon 07 Jul 2014 07:47:31 AM UTC, comment #1: 

Fixed; I had an inverted test.

Paul D. Smith <psmith>
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Sun 23 Feb 2014 11:15:29 PM UTC, original submission:  

With a Makefile consisting solely of a line like:




make says:

Makefile:1: * missing separator (did you mean TAB instead of 8 spaces?).  Stop.

Which is not appropriate since there are not 8 spaces.

Frank Heckenbach <frank>


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2014-07-07 psmith StatusNone Fixed
        Assigned toNone psmith
        Open/ClosedOpen Closed
        Fixed ReleaseNone 4.1
        Triage StatusNone Small Effort

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