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Ever wondered what the funny-looking vars in the GNU Makefiles are? These two are the most common ones: $@ and @< there are some other are special vars as well.
Here’s what these two mean, and you can look up the rest on the GNU Makefile “Automatic Variables” help page:
$@ -is the name of the […]
How can you test ‘dynamic’ conditions in a gnu Makefile?
The net is full of GNU-Makefile advise explaining how to define variables and then later use them at compile time to run different commands or different targets. This is all very useful but often time you want to run a command and test it’s result […]