troubleshooting Question

Force gmake to excute under bash instead of sh

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How can I force gmake to execute under bash instead of sh?


I have tried entering a bash shell (by typing bash), but gmake still uses sh.
I have tried aliasing sh to bash, same result.
I have tried adding #!/bin/sh to the top of the make file, same result.
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