Article:
  Developing with Maven
Subject:   Oh Those Crazy Makefiles
Date:   2003-10-23 16:56:36
From:   anonymous2
Response to: Oh Those Crazy Makefiles

I'm thinking specifically of sytactically requiring the tab character before commands. Not four spaces, or any other kind of whitespace. Unless you also chose to use a make-aware text editor (like emacs) that would do the right thing for you, this was a staggeringly evil trap.