Re: asm-x86/processor-flags.h, CONFIG_* leaks

From: Vegard Nossum
Date: Mon Jul 21 2008 - 09:32:11 EST

On Mon, Jul 21, 2008 at 3:08 PM, Olaf Hering <olaf@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 21, Vegard Nossum wrote:
>> why doesn't make headers_check catch it?
> An automated grep -r CONFIG_ in the export dir is missing.

Do you mean like this? (My INSTALL_HDR_PATH refers to the the usr/ of
the top-level kernel directory)

rm -rf usr/include/*
make headers_install
grep -r CONFIG_ usr/include/

...because this is turning up a rather lot of (80) occurences. Should
all this ideally be fixed in some way?


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the programmer was not looking is intellectually dishonest as it
disguises that the error is the programmer's own creation."
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