Re: af_unix.c, KBUILD_MODNAME and unix
From: Russell King
Date: Sun Mar 20 2005 - 08:53:28 EST
On Sun, Mar 20, 2005 at 02:45:36PM +0100, Magnus Damm wrote:
> Hello All,
> af_unix.c is currenty built with KBUILD_MODNAME=unix. This seems to
> work rather well today, but if someone actually tries to use
> KBUILD_MODNAME then they will end up with a preprocessor surprise:
> KBUILD_MODNAME -> unix -> 1, because "unix" is defined to 1.
> With other words, if someone adds module_param(foo,...) code to
> af_unix.c and compiles the code as built in then they will have to use
> "1.foo" to set the variable instead of "unix.foo" as expected.
> Solution? #undef unix?
or maybe -Uunix ?
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