intermittent flaw in gnumake deps on Win32 ..

Lubos Lunak l.lunak at
Fri Mar 30 02:50:12 PDT 2012

On Friday 30 of March 2012, Michael Meeks wrote:
> Hi guys,
> 	Regina's problem comes down to a corrupt .d file.
> 	Any ideas how that could happen ? are these generated by a pipeline ?
> are we failing to delete them if a compile fails mid-flow ?
> 	Then again, Regina didn't abort the build manually, so the
> ctrl-c-in-mid-flow case is not at issue.
> 	Thoughts,

 Is the problem reproducible? And if yes, does using our own make from contrib 
help? I don't know if it's related, but I had the stock cygwin make 
generating broken .d files (although IIRC the problem was generating Windows 
paths rather than Unix paths).

 Lubos Lunak
 l.lunak at

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