On Saturday 12 April 2008, Michaël Le Barbier wrote: > Hi folks, > > a few years ago, I tried to use FreeBSD's make under GNU/Linux, and > thanks > to `jpd' on c.u.b.f.misc, I managed to build FreeBSD 4.7's make under > some GNU/Linux systems. Having a couple makefiles using make's features > that were introduced after 4.7, I would like to build a more up-to-date, > make. > > Before I start, I am double checking nobody has done the job yet, and > nobody has it in the works. So, if you know anything about this, I > would be very happy you share the info with me! > > By the way, I am not sure the way FreeBSD's make program should be > called: the divine documentation in the PSD refers to `pmake', as > well as some source files, but Mac OS X uses `bsdmake', and in many > FreeBSD's docs it is just `make'. I know that ubuntu/debian systems have a package called freebsd5-buildutils which includes "freebsd-make", perhaps you can use some of there work. Also, there were some commits recently to make specifically to make it easier to build it on Linux.
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