Subject: Re: Using xargs in kernel depend
To: David Laight <>
From: Simon J. Gerraty <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 05/14/2004 21:51:57
>> Can we just integrate it into the normal kernel build Makefile the way 
>> it's done in userland?

I'm all for autogenerating .d's

>The patch below does it - but uses -MD (to autogenerate the .d files),
>it might need other bits of my auto-depend stuff.

Why such a complex patch? and why generate the .d's as a separate action
to compiling the .o's ?  Ie. what's wrong with simply adding -MD