Jeff King <p...@peff.net> writes: > On Sun, Oct 07, 2012 at 01:39:32PM -0700, Junio C Hamano wrote: > ... >> but it is not so far-fetched to imagine that Windows users may want to >> omit manpages with >> >> $ DEFAULT_DOC_TARGET=html make doc > > That use case makes a lot more sense to me (or more likely setting it in > config.mak).
I actually had "ifeq ($(uname_S),Windows)" at the top-level in mind, not config.mak. I think that is far more important use case than going down to Documentation yourself and run make there (which is not a workflow I deeply care about in the first place). >> Makefile | 12 ++++++++++-- >> 1 file changed, 10 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-) > > No change to Documentation/Makefile? So this will work: > > $ echo DEFAULT_DOC_TARGET=html >config.mak > $ make doc > > but this will not: > > $ cd Documentation > $ make > > Why not do it like this: > > diff --git a/Documentation/Makefile b/Documentation/Makefile > index 267dfe1..ca10313 100644 > --- a/Documentation/Makefile > +++ b/Documentation/Makefile > @@ -152,7 +152,8 @@ endif > endif > endif > > -all: html man > +DEFAULT_DOC_TARGET ?= html man > +all: $(DEFAULT_DOC_TARGET) > > html: $(DOC_HTML) > > > which covers both cases? That is also how we handle DEFAULT_TEST_TARGET. > > -Peff -- To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe git" in the body of a message to majord...@vger.kernel.org More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html