Re: [PATCH] kbuild: drop FORCE from PHONY targets
From: Masahiro Yamada
Date: Mon Mar 14 2016 - 00:37:07 EST
2016-03-14 13:28 GMT+09:00 Andy Lutomirski <luto@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>:
> On Sun, Mar 13, 2016 at 9:08 PM, Masahiro Yamada
> <yamada.masahiro@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Hi Andy
>> 2016-03-14 9:39 GMT+09:00 Andy Lutomirski <luto@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>:
>> > On Mar 12, 2016 4:14 PM, "Masahiro Yamada"
>> > <yamada.masahiro@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> >> These targets are marked as PHONY. No need to add FORCE to their
>> >> dependency.
>> > If this is, in fact, correct, can you update
>> > Documentation/kbuild/makefiles.txt as well?
>> Which line do you want me to update?
> All the references to FORCE should probably mention .PHONY as an alternative.
I do not get your point.
All the examples in the makefile.txt correctly reference to FORCE.
They are not PHONY targets.
No need to update.