Commit fa48be9b authored by Martin Storsjö's avatar Martin Storsjö
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configure: Don't use symlinks for creating the out of tree makefile

On some platforms (such as msys), symlinks are (poorly) emulated
by simply creating a copy of the file.

This means that when building out of tree, the build tree gets
a copy of the original makefile, which can lead to unintuitive
build errors when the original makefile gets updated later.

Instead simply create a stub makefile which includes the real
Signed-off-by: default avatarMartin Storsjö <>
parent 16e7b189
......@@ -4174,7 +4174,7 @@ echo "License: $license"
echo "Creating config.mak and config.h..."
test -e Makefile || $ln_s "$source_path/Makefile" .
test -e Makefile || echo "include $source_path/Makefile" > Makefile
config_files="$TMPH config.mak"
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