Michael Vilain <> writes:
> Richard Kettlewell <> wrote:
>> Tom Stiller <> writes:
>>> Richard Kettlewell <> wrote:
>>>> Jorgen Grahn <grahn+> writes:
>>>>> Yes. I was under the impression that we were taking about GNU Make,
>>>>> (which is mostly documented using 'info') but now I can't find
>>>>> anything upthread that supports that idea.
>>>> The person who was advised to try 'man make' is using a Mac (hence the
>>>> crosspost to comp.sys.mac.system), on which 'man make' is largely
>>> What does that mean? I use a Mac and I find 'man make' useful.
>> It tells you the command-line syntax and almost nothing else. It
>> doesn't tell you anything about the syntax of makefiles themselves,
>> which was what the OP was having trouble with.
> So, is Google broken on that guy's system?
I've no idea but since he's been long since pointed at 'info make' it's