[klibc] [PATCH] klcc: Remove the need for bash

Ben Hutchings ben at decadent.org.uk
Wed Sep 9 09:24:30 PDT 2020

On Wed, 2020-09-09 at 14:41 +0000, Thorsten Glaser wrote:
> Olliver Schinagl dixit:
> > well command can be either a shell built-in or an external program, right? but
> Apparently it cannot, at least not in some GNU make versions.

GNU make has an optimisation to run some commands without using the
shell, and its rules for recognising whether the shell is needed can be

(This optimisation also has the interesting result that environment
variables with unusual characters in them may or may not propragate to
a command depending on whether make uses a shell.)


> > So that's a bit odd, also, wouldn't shell sh do a double shell? Shell
> Apparently not, otherwise it'd work without.
> bye,
> //mirabilos
Ben Hutchings
Time is nature's way of making sure that
everything doesn't happen at once.

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