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[perl #133153] [PATCH] Time-HiRes: Fix generating Makefile when itdoes not exist

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bulk88 via RT
Date:
April 26, 2018 14:04
Subject:
[perl #133153] [PATCH] Time-HiRes: Fix generating Makefile when itdoes not exist
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rt-4.0.24-5592-1524751468-321.133153-15-0@perl.org
On Wed, 25 Apr 2018 09:17:47 -0700, csjewell@cpan.org wrote:
> The patch is not the correct way to fix the problem - it only symptom-
> fixes, it does not fix the cause of the problem. The cause is that the
> "xdefine" file still exists between builds. I would ask why a 'make
> realclean' or 'make clean' (whatever you are doing between builds that
> prepares it for rebuilding) is not removing the "xdefine" file (which
> is the flag that says 'I configured already'), instead.

I agree, why is there a build product on disk in the first place? .gitignore problem or makefile clean target problem?


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