Ex-Core package Makefile.common problem in CVS
ville.skytta at iki.fi
Mon Oct 15 15:30:14 UTC 2007
On 5/12/07, Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta at iki.fi> wrote:
> After checking out "rpms" from cvs.fedora.redhat.com:/cvs/pkgs, ex-Core
> package branch Makefiles have issues finding Makefile.common. Ex-Extras
> packages don't have that problem - looks like "find-makefile-common" stuff or
> something similar should be applied to ex-Core branch Makefiles too.
> For example:
> $ cd shadow-utils/devel
> $ make prep
> Makefile:6: ../common/Makefile.common: No such file or directory
> make: *** No rule to make target `../common/Makefile.common'. Stop.
After 5 months, nothing has happened to this and the infrastructure
ticket  is unanswered as well, so I'm going to go ahead and start
fixing these Makefiles myself for packages whose ACLs allow it (yes,
will preserve possible maintainer additions to affected files).
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