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sr #100409: install & clean broken on cygwin

Submitted by:  Yann Dirson <ydirson>
Submitted on:  Fri 08 Feb 2002 05:01:09 PM UTC  
Category: NonePriority: 5 - Normal
Severity: 2 - MinorStatus: None
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: None
Open/Closed: OpenOperating System: None

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Fri 08 Feb 2002 05:01:09 PM UTC, original submission:

The following make rules do not work:

foo: foo.o
libtool gcc foo.o -o foo

install: foo
libtool cp foo /usr/bin

libtool --mode=clean rm foo foo.o

Both the install and clean rules fail with "foo: no
such file or dir". File "foo" does not exist because
we did not link with a libtool lib, and I only have

OTOH, "libtool install" works fine, but is not portable
on platforms without a BSD install (eg. Solaris).

It works fine for executables that link to a
libtool-built shared lib, though.

Yann Dirson <ydirson>


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