[Mailman-Developers] Re: [Mailman-checkins] CVS: mailman/messages Makefile.in,2.1,2.2

Barry A. Warsaw barry@digicool.com
Tue, 29 May 2001 18:03:30 -0400

>>>>> "TW" == Thomas Wouters <thomas@xs4all.net> writes:

    TW> That's exactly what happened. I couldn't believe my eyes when
    TW> I saw BSD make and GNU make attach the exact opposite meaning
    TW> to $@ and $<, but I didn't think to search for redundant
    TW> definitions ! I think $< is still a GNU-makeism, but I can
    TW> live with requiring GNU make for building catalogs just fine.

Yeah, I said to myself "no way" when I read that.  It would be INSANE
to swap those meanings.  Then when I was cleaning up the file, I had a
Homer Moment (read: "doh!" :)