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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Update fs Makefiles
    Sam Ravnborg wrote:
    > On Sun, May 18, 2003 at 08:51:09PM -0400, Brian Gerst wrote:
    >
    >>Convert foo-objs to newer-style foo-y.
    >
    >
    > The paths looks correct.
    > But do we really want to go that far, and deprecate the -objs syntax?
    >
    >
    >>-adfs-objs := dir.o dir_f.o dir_fplus.o file.o inode.o map.o super.o
    >>+adfs-y := dir.o dir_f.o dir_fplus.o file.o inode.o map.o super.o
    >
    >
    > The patch contains a lot of changes like the above - and they
    > are only relevant if we deprecate the -objs syntax.
    >
    > Opinions anyone?
    >
    > Sam
    >

    Why have two methods of doing the same thing? foo-y is clearly the
    preferred method because it is easy to work with conditionals.

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    Brian Gerst

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