Should GNU make 3.81 be required?
Bradford.Wetmore at Sun.COM
Tue Sep 15 11:08:38 PDT 2009
>> So do I continue on, and assume a new requirement to upgrade to GNU make
>> 3.81 because of these changes (on all platforms), or do I go back to the
>> drawing board and try and make the changes work with 3.80, or even
>> 3.78.1 ???
> If we can find a Windows/Cygwin GNU make v3.81 or better that works, I'd
> vote for updating the requirement to 3.81 for all.
> I am currently using Cygwin GNU make v3.80 on Windows due to the
> later Cygwin builds not supporting MS-DOS drive letters or paths:
From that same page, I've been using 3.81 from:
(labeled as: "you can download this www.cmake.org make.exe which will
not have a libintl2.dll dependency.")
for my cygwin installation. It supports the MS-DOS drive letters.
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