Bogus usage of gcc --print-file

Mike Hernandez sequethin at
Wed Aug 17 12:36:26 PDT 2005

On 8/17/05, Matthew Burgess <matthew at> wrote:
> Basically it's because, purely through habit, I only ever use backticks.
>   Unfortunately, one can't nest backticks, so I came up with the mixture
> of backticks and $().  Oh, plus the fact that in my makefile based
> scripts the '$' needs escaping, so the fewer of those I have to have the
> better :)

Gotcha! I've just been anti-back-tick ever since my first lfs build
full of errors caused by single quotes ;)


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