bugmake - Bugs: bug #9061, dump the putative Makefile


bug #9061: dump the putative Makefile

Submitted by:  Dave Yost <yost>
Submitted on:  Sat 22 May 2004 05:11:56 PM UTC  
Votes:  30  
Severity:  3 - Normal Item Group:  Enhancement
Status:  None Privacy:  Public
Assigned to:  None Open/Closed:  Open
Component Version:  3.80 Operating System:  Any
Fixed Release:  None Triage Status:  None

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Fri 04 Mar 2005 11:21:29 AM UTC, comment #2: 

It would be great if that option had a switch for
copying all comments in the dump and expand the
build tree (with or without build commands). Beside
debugging, that should be used to properly document
a project and the build tree, e.g. using doxygen

Alessandro Vesely <ale2003>
Wed 19 Jan 2005 04:05:18 PM UTC, comment #1: 

Further thought:

I note that this proposal is analogous to gcc -E.

Also: you should be able to specify a list of variables that should not be expanded in the output.

Sat 22 May 2004 05:11:56 PM UTC, original submission:  

It would be nice to be able to invoke make so it dumps out the Makefile as it will run, after includes, and optionally, with some or all variables expanded that can be expanded statically.

Dave Yost <yost>


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