Re: [PATCH V8] kbuild: create a rule to run the pre-processor on*.dts files

From: Stephen Warren
Date: Tue Feb 12 2013 - 14:28:11 EST

On 02/12/2013 11:08 AM, Grant Likely wrote:
> On Mon, 11 Feb 2013 12:11:22 -0700, Stephen Warren <swarren@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> On 02/08/2013 08:45 AM, Grant Likely wrote:
>>> On Tue, 5 Feb 2013 12:06:28 -0700, Stephen Warren <swarren@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>>> Create cmd_dtc_cpp to run the C pre-processor on *.dts file before
>>>> passing them to dtc for final compilation. This allows the use of #define
>>>> and #include within the .dts file.
>> ...
>>> I've applied this and was going to push it out, but I've just thought of
>>> a problem that could be a show stopper. ...
>> Grant, I notice this showed up in next-20130211 as:
>> 22435f3 kbuild: create a rule to run the pre-processor on *.dts files
>> Was that intentional? I assumed you wanted me to rework this before
>> you'd apply it, rather than sending an incremental patch.
> Yes it was intentional. I sat on my hands w.r.t. this patch for long
> enough that I didn't want to delay it any longer. However, I still want
> a solution to the problem discussed above before it becomes a
> maintenance disaster.

OK, I'll send an incremental patch to adjust the include paths. It
should be soon; I think I have it written, but am distracted fixing up
Tegra clock driver issues etc.:-(
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