Bug #8571

Makefile.master should not trust $PATH

Added by Rich Lowe 4 months ago.

Status:In ProgressStart date:2017-08-09
Priority:NormalDue date:
Assignee:Rich Lowe% Done:


Category:tools - gate/build tools
Target version:-
Difficulty:Medium Tags:needs-triage


There are a small number of places in Makefile.master where we do not specify full paths. With true(1) this is probably not a big deal, but with echo(1) and install(1) this may matter. We should not be so trusting of $PATH. Especially in the case of install(1), where we're the practically the only user of the SysV version.

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