Solaris sed problems (was Re: top level build problem...)
joel.sherrill at OARcorp.com
Wed May 31 21:55:20 UTC 2000
Dario Alcocer wrote:
> >>>>> "Joel" == Joel Sherrill <joel.sherrill at oarcorp.com> writes:
> Joel> "Aaron J. Grier" wrote:
> >> On Thu, May 25, 2000 at 02:25:32PM -0500, Joel Sherrill wrote:
> >> > Comments?
> >> It seems like you are already assuming GNU make to build RTEMS,
> >> so you minus well use internal GNU make functions and ditch sed
> >> entirely, if possible.
> Joel> This particular sed is in the configure script so that is
> Joel> not possible.
> Joel> And even worse... configure uses sed to generate Makefile's
> Joel> from Makefile.in's. I don't see any easy way to generate a
> Joel> valid Makefile in the libnetworking/include directory on
> Joel> Solaris using /bin/sed. The set of preinstall filenames is
> Joel> too long for /bin/sed to process.
> I wonder if there's any way to process the filenames with a custom awk
> script which could be run by 'configure'. Maybe Solaris awk doesn't
> have the limitations that Solaris sed has. Another thought would be
> to require the 'configure' script to use GNU sed.
I think the real solution is to distribute the logic in this one include
file so it does not try to install so many header files from so
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