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Writing Makefiles

   The information that tells `make' how to recompile a system comes
from reading a data base called the "makefile".

* Makefile Contents
What makefiles contain.
* Makefile Names
How to name your makefile.
* Include
How one makefile can use another makefile.
* MAKEFILES Variable
The environment can specify extra makefiles.
* Remaking Makefiles
How makefiles get remade.
* Overriding Makefiles
How to override part of one makefile with another makefile.

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