Re: [dev] ST 0.4 and OpenBSD 5.2

From: Christoph Lohmann <>
Date: Fri, 19 Apr 2013 21:11:22 +0200


On Fri, 19 Apr 2013 21:11:22 +0200 "Anthony J. Bentley" <> wrote:
> That's because the st makefiles use $(shell ...) which is a GNUism.

I’ve applied your patch. Thanks.

Shouldn’t using GNUisms then provide a meaningful error when they appear
on BSD make?

Maybe some message like »That asshole who wrote that Makefile should be
hit by a clue bat. Well, just tell him that at line XX there’s a GNUism
which prevents his software to be used on sane systems.« would be


Christoph Lohmann
Received on Fri Apr 19 2013 - 21:11:22 CEST

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