[oi-dev] Whitespace in Makefiles in oi-userland keep causing Problems

Joerg Schilling Joerg.Schilling at fokus.fraunhofer.de
Fri Sep 28 10:23:46 UTC 2018

Till Wegmüller <toasterson at gmail.com> wrote:

> A Makefile like so:
> <snip>
> COMPONENT_SUMMARY='Portable, distributed, remote execution and
> configuration management system'
> COMPONENT_PROJECT_URL=http://saltstack.com
> COMPONENT_FMRI=system/management/$(COMPONENT_NAME)
> COMPONENT_CLASSIFICATION='System/Administration and Configuration'
> <snip>
> Something like COMPONENT_CLASSIFICATION would break pkgmogrify with:
> pkgmogrify: File
> /export/home/toast/workspace/openindiana/userland/components/python/salt/build/manifest-i386-salt-27.p5m
> line 18: Malformed action at position: 90: whitespace in key:
>     set name=info.classification
> value=org.opensolaris.category.2008:System/Administration and Configuration

It would help if you could investigate and report on what happenes that causes
your problem and whether you are unhappy with "make" or with the called 

BTW: do you use "gmake" or make?
gmake is known to have a buggy white space handling.


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