Issue #1368 new
Makefile options not overridable from command line
# You can set these variables from the command line.
However to make the variables overridable from the command line, the assignments must be changed:
--- Makefile.orig Fri Jan 31 18:02:10 2014 +++ Makefile Fri Jan 31 18:02:33 2014 @@ -2,11 +2,11 @@ # # You can set these variables from the command line. -SPHINXOPTS = -SPHINXBUILD = python ../sphinx-build.py -SPHINXPROJ = sphinx -SOURCEDIR = . -BUILDDIR = _build +SPHINXOPTS ?= +SPHINXBUILD ?= python ../sphinx-build.py +SPHINXPROJ ?= sphinx +SOURCEDIR ?= . +BUILDDIR ?= _build # Has to be explicit, otherwise we don't get "make" without targets right. help:
This is also an issue in every project that adopts this Makefile.