On Tue, May 25, 2004 at 07:25:59PM +0530, N. Raghavendra wrote: > Is there an analogue in BSD `make' of the `call' function in `gmake': > $(call VARIABLE,PARAM,PARAM,...)?
Not as such. You can however use the '!=' operator to assign a value to a variable based on the output of some external command: RATIO != sh -c 'echo $$(( $a / $b ))' Cheers, Matthew -- Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil. 26 The Paddocks Savill Way PGP: http://www.infracaninophile.co.uk/pgpkey Marlow Tel: +44 1628 476614 Bucks., SL7 1TH UK
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