Re: [PATCH 4/5] limit _shipped to c h and S files

From: Michal Marek
Date: Tue Dec 02 2014 - 06:49:27 EST

On 2014-12-02 11:32, Nicholas Mc Guire wrote:
> On Tue, 02 Dec 2014, Michal Marek wrote:
>> Dne 2.12.2014 v 10:16 Nicholas Mc Guire napsal(a):
>>> limit _shipped to c h and S files
>>> _shipped targets are intended for generated source files which should
>>> not permit .o binary blobs which is currently the case. This patch
>>> simply restricts _shipped targets to .c, .h and .S files.
>> IMO this just adds lines of code without any obvious advantage. The
>> other patches in the series are fine.
> The idea simply was to make the behavior of kbuild match the
> documented intent of _shipped files.

The usage of *.o_shipped is documented by Documentation/kbuild/modules.txt.

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