Early fault running jhalfs-2.0 on clfs-svn

Dan Nicholson dbn.lists at gmail.com
Mon Nov 6 10:28:46 PST 2006


On 11/6/06, TheOldFellow <TheOldFellow at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 06 Nov 2006 09:50:46 -0500, George Boudreau wrote:
>
>
> >> --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> >> -e              Executing Cross and Temporary Tools scripts
> >> --------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> > The '-e' is wrong. The problem is occurring before the cross/temptools
> > phase is called.  I will pinch off a partition for an Ubuntu install and
> > work on the problem.
>
>
> More on this: Executing:
>
> echo -e \\t\\tExecuting  scripts
>
> under bash gives the right result, but sh doesn't (it includes the -e in
> the output).
>
> My guess is that Ubuntu's sh isn't conforming to the sh we
> know and [love|hate]. I'll dig some more...
>
> The echo built-in doesn't support -e.

Yeah, the -e is really only for bash. Perhaps you want to add the
SHELL = bash variable to the Makefile.

http://www.gnu.org/software/make/manual/make.html#Choosing-the-Shell

--
Dan



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