Subject: Re: use .d for kernel
To: YAMAMOTO Takashi <>
From: Jason Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/08/2005 08:02:34
On Nov 7, 2005, at 11:35 PM, YAMAMOTO Takashi wrote:

>> Can you please explain how this is different from how it's done  
>> today, and
>> what the benefits of the new or drawbacks of the old version are?
> - better concurrency.  (ie. make -j)
> - consistency with the rest of tree.

No objections from me.  If we have trouble with the number of files,  
then let's fix our file systems, not place arbitrary restrictions on  
the build system.

-- thorpej