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http://jdebp.eu/FGA/introduction-to-redo.html

hoping jdebp will chime in..




I have never before seen this idea to put CXXFLAGS into a file and treat it as a file dependency. That would also work with Make. Clever idea.

Nevertheless, a build system which does this implicitly is better, imho.


Perhaps unsurprisingly, djb seems to have pioneered this with his Makefiles, which generally produce, then depend on and run, a 'compile' script that contains the flags.




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