bugmake - Bugs: bug #17206, make -d .PHONY output is misleading


bug #17206: make -d .PHONY output is misleading

Submitter:  None
Submitted:  Tue 25 Jul 2006 11:16:50 PM UTC
Severity:  3 - Normal Item Group:  Enhancement
Status:  None Privacy:  Public
Assigned to:  None Open/Closed:  Open
Component Version:  3.80 Operating System:  POSIX-Based
Fixed Release:  None Triage Status:  None
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Tue 25 Jul 2006 11:16:50 PM UTC, original submission:  

If a file (not a phony target) is on the .PHONY list, and the file exists; make -d will report "file foo does not exist", instead of something more useful like "file foo depends on .PHONY".



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    2009-06-14 psmith Item GroupBug Enhancement

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