Re: [PATCH] modpost: Add flag -f for making section mismatches fatal

From: Michal Marek
Date: Thu Jan 03 2013 - 04:06:25 EST

Dne 3.1.2013 00:56, Rusty Russell napsal(a):
> Jonathan Kliegman <kliegs@xxxxxxxxxxxx> writes:
>> The section mismatch warning can be easy to miss during the kernel build
>> process. Allow it to be marked as fatal to be easily caught and prevent
>> bugs from slipping in.
>> Signed-off-by: Jonathan Kliegman <kliegs@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Hmm, a CONFIG option with no Kconfig entry? That seems weird...

With a Kconfig entry, all{mod,yes}configs would start failing. It can be
enabled with make CONFIG_SECTION_MISMATCH_FATAL=y for now. Maybe it
could be added to Kconfig with 'depends on n', so that it is documented

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