wrong detection of inUnix ?? [Re: [fpc-devel] fcl-WEB build broken]

Jonas Maebe jonas.maebe at elis.ugent.be
Fri Jun 10 23:53:59 CEST 2011

On 10 Jun 2011, at 23:51, Martin wrote:

> I am no expert at this, but for example a "/" is not allowed in windows filenames (so it should not be in windows path at all. Of course a user can still put it in there...)
> On unix, it is likely to be there => unless the path is almost empty
> Can the makefile check the existence of a directory? (and would this check obey the \/ difference?)
> If so (the root directory)  /  should always exist on unix.
> But on windows "/" is not allowed in filenames, and can not exist.

Afaik this doesn't hold anymore if you run make inside a cygwin shell.


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