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Re: [PATCH 1/1] Makefile: use `git ls-files` to list header files, if possible




Jeff King <peff@xxxxxxxx> writes:

> This makes sense to me, though as you noted elsewhere, it doesn't fix
> the gcrypt problem, since that file unconditionally wants to look at the
> system gcrypt.h (and we control at the Makefile level whether we
> actually look at sha256/gcrypt.h).

Hmm, is that because the header check target does not know which *.h
files we ship are actually used in a particular build?

After a normal build, with dynamic dependency checking on, we would
have sufficient information to figure it out.  Would that help?