> Date: Thu, 11 Mar 2010 15:07:50 -0800 (PST)
> Received: ... Tue, 04 May 2010 11:41:00 -0400 ... by lists.gnu.org
Wow. That got hung up in the news system before finally making its
way to the mailing list.
> Before make version 3.81 (3.81beta1, 3.80, 3.79, etc) this used to
> issue an Error, but not in 3.81.
> I'd rather have this give an Error instead of ignoring it.
> Is this a bug? or a new feature.
For this specific of a question (and if this is still an issue with
you after the delay) I recommend posting it to the help-make@gnu.... mailing list. The maintainers answer those types of questions there
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