Using perl for autogenerating Makefile

Stefan (metze) Metzmacher metze at
Tue Feb 17 06:11:51 GMT 2004

Richard Sharpe wrote:

> On Tue, 17 Feb 2004, Stefan (metze) Metzmacher wrote:
>>Hi tridge,
>>would it be ok if I use perl to autogenerate our Makefile
>>in samba4 it's much easier to build a dependence tree of the subsystems
>>and read in the files.
>>I think this should be no problem, because we already depend on perl for
>>make proto...
> Why don't you go all the way and move to scons?

hmm, I don't sure about this...

Perhaps we should also
> look at a more capable SCM package as well, like subversion or whatever.

I also would like that:-)


Stefan Metzmacher <metze at>

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