Re: [PATCH] 2.5.59-bk4 finish job of trimming ".o" module extension in Kconfig help texts.

From: Russell King (
Date: Mon Feb 10 2003 - 12:49:49 EST

On Mon, Feb 10, 2003 at 10:30:20AM -0700, Steven Cole wrote:
> In 2.5.59-bk4 in the Kconfig files, most of the instances of <module>.o
> have had the ".o" extension trimmed. This change came from GertJan
> Spoelman through Rusty "Trivial" Russell.
> However, I had some Kconfig help additions queued up through Rusty,
> which still had the ".o" extensions and which did not get trimmed. And
> for some reason the Kconfig files in arch/s390 and arch/s390x also did
> not get trimmed.

Pah, it was useful having the .ko extension - easy to copy all the
modules from a remote build machine back to the local machine by
just giving rsync the appropriate --include and --exclude patterns.

Russell King (                The developer of ARM Linux

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