Re: [PATCH v2 0/3] update of various kbuild flags to allow user settings

From: Michal Marek
Date: Tue Aug 03 2010 - 08:29:34 EST

On 29.7.2010 11:00, Michal Marek wrote:
> On 28.7.2010 20:25, Sam Ravnborg wrote:
>> Denys Vlasenko complained that he could not set
>> a moduel specific linker flags on the command line.
>> It turned out that the cause of this was kbuild
>> that assigned a value to a variables that
>> may be modified by the user.
>> So any user supplied value would overwrite
>> the kbuild assigned value.
>> Fix this so we use internal variables for kbuild
>> feering up the official variables for use by
>> the user.
> Acked-by: Michal Marek <mmarek@xxxxxxx>
> but I'll wait a while before applying it so that the arch maintainers
> can object to / ack the arch-specific changes.

Applied. I'll be sending a pull request to Linus on Wednesday.

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