From: Junio C Hamano <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: Ramsay Jones <email@example.com> Cc: Jeff King <firstname.lastname@example.org>, GIT Mailing-list <email@example.com> Subject: Re: [PATCH 2/8] Documentation/Makefile: conditionally include ../GIT-VERSION-FILE Date: Fri, 06 Nov 2020 13:43:33 -0800 [thread overview] Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org> (raw) In-Reply-To: <email@example.com> (Ramsay Jones's message of "Fri, 6 Nov 2020 19:38:06 +0000") Ramsay Jones <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes: >> It's built around evals. In fact, I suspect you could build a >> function around eval that actually works similar to include, but >> lazy-loads the file only when one of its stubs is referenced. I.e., >> something like: >> >> GIT_VERSION = $(eval include GIT-VERSION-FILE) >> >> would probably work (and for other includes, multiple variables >> could mention the same file; as soon as it gets included, it >> overwrites the stubs). >> > > Heh, in another reply in this thread, I mentioned that I had an alternate > patch I was toying with. Yup, I was wondering if you're going to present that variant, which I was more curious about.
prev parent reply other threads:[~2020-11-06 21:43 UTC|newest] Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2020-11-05 21:03 Ramsay Jones 2020-11-05 21:52 ` Junio C Hamano 2020-11-06 1:30 ` Ramsay Jones 2020-11-06 18:18 ` Jeff King 2020-11-06 19:38 ` Ramsay Jones 2020-11-06 20:56 ` Jeff King 2020-11-06 21:43 ` Junio C Hamano [this message]
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