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Re: Require GNU make to build binutils-gdb
On 2016-11-18 05:33, Nick Clifton wrote:
I think that this is a good idea, although maybe it would be
helpful to take a two stage approach: for one release (of
binutils) issue an error message if a non-GNU make is used,
but allow a configure option to override this. (In the same
way that obsolete targets are currently handled). Then for
the release after that make GNU make a hard requirement.
That way we give users a chance to give us feedback if they
are using a non-GNU make and they do not have the option of
That seems fair. Would you add that check in the top-level Makefile or
in the binutils/ Makefile?