[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] build system: fix dependency generation

Hendrik Leppkes h.leppkes at gmail.com
Thu Oct 8 12:50:35 CEST 2015

On Thu, Oct 8, 2015 at 12:39 PM, Christophe Gisquet
<christophe.gisquet at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I came across a weird bug in dependency generation: basically, the
> SUBDIR is sometimes not added.
> That seems easy to fix once the offending line is found, but my
> knowledge in Makefile and git blame does not allow me to see if this
> is correct or there's an historical reason.
> Only tested msys2's make, 4.1.90, under Win64, and an out-of-dir build.

I blamed my way through the history, and this is the source of that
part of the line:

Doesn't seem to be much of an explanation why this was chosen, so
there may be no particular reason for this over your suggestion, or it
was just not documented.

- Hendrik

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