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patch #8462: missing .tag touch in ax_prog_doxygen.m4

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Submitted on:  Thu 15 May 2014 04:44:35 PM UTC  
Priority:  5 - Normal Status:  Done
Assigned to:  Peter Simons <simons> Originator Email:  -email is unavailable-
Open/Closed:  Closed

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Sat 13 Sep 2014 10:43:03 PM UTC, comment #1:

Pushed in commit fc33f6c.

Peter Simons <simons>
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Thu 15 May 2014 04:44:35 PM UTC, original submission:

The (commented-out) stanza

@DX_DOCDIR@/@PACKAGE@.tag: $(DX_CONFIG) $(pkginclude_HEADERS)
rm -rf @DX_DOCDIR@
$(DX_ENV) $(DX_DOXYGEN) $(srcdir)/$(DX_CONFIG)

in ax_prog_doxygen.m4 should have an extra final line,

echo Timestamp > $@

Without this, doxygen is run repeatedly, once for each target that depends on @DX_DOCDIR@/@PACKAGE@.tag, of which there can in general be many: once for each man page, once for the PDF docs, once for the HTML docs, etc. Doxygen is also run, unnecessarily, at "make install" time, which is inappropriate.



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