If you wish to keep separate build directories for each platform, and
you do not have access to a
make program which supports
all is not lost. You can use the
lndir program to create
symbolic link trees in your build directory.
For example, if you wish to create a build directory for solaris binaries you might use the following procedure:
You must give an absolute pathname to
lndir because it has a bug that
makes it fail for relative pathnames. Note that this version differs
from the latest version as distributed and installed by the XConsortium
with X11R6. Either version should be acceptable.