Wine build system tech info

Patrik Stridvall ps at
Wed Feb 13 13:26:53 CST 2002

> As part of a private investigation I noticed that both
> WINE and LINUX kernel
> build systems have a mkdep utility which generates in
> clude file
> dependencies. What I am looking for is to understand
> the reasons behind this
> decision for the two very popular projects instead the
> recipe
> suggested by GNU make documentation.

For us because we do not wish to depend on GNU Make.

For Linux kernel, no idea.

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