Danny Milosavljevic <***@scratchpost.org> writes:
> On Sun, 17 Dec 2017 14:26:30 +0100
> Danny Milosavljevic <***@scratchpost.org> wrote:
>> On Thu, 07 Dec 2017 18:17:49 -0800
>> Chris Marusich <***@gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Is it necessary to run "make" before "make check",
>> >or is it good enough
>> > to just run "make check" and rely on Make to build whatever needs to be
>> > built to run "make check"?
>> See the Makefile:
>> all: $(BUILT_SOURCES)
>> check: $(BUILT_SOURCES)
> And also
> check-am: all-am
> all-am: ...
> And also a Rube-Goldberg-esque contraption for all-recursive, check-recursive which invokes "make" inside SUBDIRS. *shakes head*
Thank you for pointing to the relevant lines in the Makefile!
> Interesting :)
That's one way to put it... :-)