make vs. gmake

Aaron J. Grier aaron at
Tue Oct 15 00:23:30 UTC 2002

On Tue, Oct 08, 2002 at 03:46:57PM -0400, Steven Grunza wrote:
> How can I be certain that gmake is called during builds instead of the 
> system's make?  That may be the source of my problems.
> Is there a command line option I need to pass to ./bootstrap ?

export MAKE=gmake

before running bootstrap or running any configures.

I can now develop (happily?) under NetBSD, including BDM support...

  Aaron J. Grier  |   Frye Electronics, Tigard, OR   |  aaron at

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