Tag: makefile

Advent 2023: Makefile: guard targets

A couple days ago, I wrote about Makefile. Today, I'm going to show a quick tip for writing "guard" targets.

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Advent 2023: Makefile

I like to automate common workflows when I can, particularly for web projects. As an example, I may have different Docker Compose setups for development versus production, and having to remember to add the -f {compose file name} argument can be tedious and error prone.

Being a long-time Linux user, I've used make a lot, and am fairly comfortable with Makefile, so I often turn to it for these tasks.

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