Subject: Re: Using xargs in kernel depend
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Simon J. Gerraty <>
List: tech-toolchain
Date: 05/15/2004 11:12:24
On Sat, 15 May 2004 08:35:11 -0700, Jason Thorpe writes:
>Userland build generate .d files as a separate pass, right (as part of 
>the "depend" pass)?  Seems like the kernel build should do it the same 
>way for consistency.

But I'm saying both are wrong.  I've been building the .d's as a side
effect of building the .o's for years - with no ill effect.