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authorLudovic Courtès <ludo@gnu.org>2010-09-04 15:16:35 +0200
committerLudovic Courtès <ludo@gnu.org>2010-09-04 15:16:35 +0200
commit9157d901024558ca2cb2a59d21f26b7f897714cd (patch)
treef6174b78e2213e49df81a47417f83ca6c1c8807b /maint.mk
parentfb0b64c12a40529a03c22481570a11457076b7f9 (diff)
Use Gnulib's `stat-time' module; update Gnulib.
This updates Gnulib files to v0.0-4207-gc82b481. * m4/gnulib-cache.m4: Add `stat-time'.
Diffstat (limited to 'maint.mk')
-rw-r--r--maint.mk10
1 files changed, 8 insertions, 2 deletions
diff --git a/maint.mk b/maint.mk
index 644fbb648..59e9cb58e 100644
--- a/maint.mk
+++ b/maint.mk
@@ -103,6 +103,12 @@ endif
# Override this in cfg.mk if you are using a different format in your
# NEWS file.
today = $(shell date +%Y-%m-%d)
+
+# Select which lines of NEWS are searched for $(news-check-regexp).
+# This is a sed line number spec. The default says that we search
+# lines 1..10 of NEWS for $(news-check-regexp).
+# If you want to search only line 3 or only lines 20-22, use "3" or "20,22".
+news-check-lines-spec ?= 1,10
news-check-regexp ?= '^\*.* $(VERSION_REGEXP) \($(today)\)'
# Prevent programs like 'sort' from considering distinct strings to be equal.
@@ -874,8 +880,8 @@ sc_makefile_at_at_check:
&& { echo '$(ME): use $$(...), not @...@' 1>&2; exit 1; } || :
news-check: NEWS
- if head $(srcdir)/NEWS | grep -E $(news-check-regexp) \
- >/dev/null; then \
+ if sed -n $(news-check-lines-spec)p $(srcdir)/NEWS \
+ | grep -E $(news-check-regexp) >/dev/null; then \
:; \
else \
echo 'NEWS: $$(news-check-regexp) failed to match' 1>&2; \