Re: [kbuild regression, post-rc1] Remote installation overread-only NFS broken

From: Stephen Rothwell
Date: Wed Jun 09 2010 - 21:11:46 EST

Hi Michal,

On Mon, 7 Jun 2010 23:16:30 +0200 Michal Marek <mmarek@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> I can fix both issues by the below patch, but then it reintroduces the
> issue Eric reported to me with the original approach:
> | And indeed it's strange - while scripts/ doesn't fail
> | since
> | there seems to be a script that generates some Makefiles in between
> | the build process, I'll get this figured out to see what is the root
> | cause.
> (the whole thread is at Eric, does
> the above still hold, i.e. if you apply the below patch, does
> scripts/Makefile.modbuiltin fail again? If so, is it possible to fix the
> driver build process instead?
> Here is the patch:
> Subject: [PATCH] kbuild: Generate modules.builtin in make modules

This patch breaks (at least) a powerpc ppc64_defconfig build with
separate object directory (that starts completely empty).

/bin/sh: line 1: init/modules.builtin: No such file or directory

Stephen Rothwell sfr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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