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Re: [perl #134218] dtrace build of perl-5.30.0 uses undefined$(ECHO)

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Tim Mooney
June 27, 2019 18:15
Re: [perl #134218] dtrace build of perl-5.30.0 uses undefined$(ECHO)
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In regard to: [perl #134218] dtrace build of perl-5.30.0 uses undefined...:

> On Fri, 21 Jun 2019 13:56:11 -0700, enchanter wrote:
>> FreeBSD uses the other branch of the ||, based on my reading of the
>> comments in the 5.26.2 delta, so I'm moderately certain it's only
>> Solaris
>> and Solaris-like systems that are going to trigger the code path that
>> wants $(ECHO).
>> If you visually inspect Makefile.SH , though, you'll see that it's
>> used
>> without ever being defined earlier.
> That change was originally made for FreeBSD where make appears to predefine ECHO to echo, so the code worked.
> The attached should fix this for Solaris-ish makes.

My patch (which I had not submitted yet) is basically the same, except
I used

ECHO = $echo

since is guaranteed to have $echo set for the system.

Yours will work fine, and will certainly address the issue for Solaris-ish


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