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2003-02-20 00:10:52 by Martin Stjernholm <>

The special note about the depend target is no longer applicable.

Rev: README-CVS:1.20

1: - $Id: README-CVS,v 1.19 2002/12/05 17:31:21 nilsson fake $ + $Id: README-CVS,v 1.20 2003/02/20 00:10:52 mast Exp $         HOW TO BUILD PIKE FROM CVS
59:    the source files. This is necessary to ensure    correct rebuilding if some of the source files    change, but not if you only intend to use the -  build tree once. It's not run by default. See -  also the note below about this target. +  build tree once. It's not run by default.   source Prepare the source tree for compiliation without    the need for a preexisting installed pike.   force_autoconfig Forces a build of the configure scripts. This is
111:   from CVS often), you should consider doing 'make dump_modules' to make   it start faster.    - Note about the depend target: Dependencies are typically between *.c - files and the *.h files they include. Since many *.c files are - generated from other input, the depend target often trigs other - targets to generate them. Some of those targets use the pike binary - in the build tree, so if you do make depend before pike is first built - in a new build tree, you're likely to end up building everything. - That can seem like a bit of catch 22, but since the dependency files - are only needed to correctly rebuild in an old tree, it's perfectly ok - to wait with make depend until you have built Pike once. +     -  +    CONFIGURE OPTIONS AND BUILD VARIABLES      Some options for the configure script are: