Problems with make

Tom Hughes tom at
Fri Dec 20 09:52:50 PST 2002

In message <82e3bea74b.peter at>
          Peter Naulls <peter at> wrote:

> The DeskLib makefile uses these types of rules extensively, you might
> like to take a look at that.

Indeed it does. All solved now - it helps if you don't name your
test file with a name that matches an extension in UnixLib's suffix
list, as that confuses things no end...

> Note however, that it's designed to work with the 32-bit GCC, which may
> have a few extra enhancements to filename handling that didn't make it
> into the last release of GCC.

I'm using Norcroft as the compiler anyway.


Tom Hughes (tom at

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