On Mon, Jan 20, 2003 at 03:57:22PM +0100, Mikael Pettersson wrote:
> As to why the .o -> .ko name change was necessary, I have no idea.
For one thing, it means you can do :
obj-$(CONFIG_OPROFILE) += oprofile.o
oprofile-y := $(DRIVER_OBJS) init.o
oprofile-$(CONFIG_X86_LOCAL_APIC) += nmi_int.o op_model_athlon.o \
which is very nice. I don't know why they're installed like that though.
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