Re: [PATCH] Add options to to make it support cross-compiler environment better

From: Hui Zhu
Date: Mon Jan 25 2010 - 02:40:07 EST

On Sat, Jan 23, 2010 at 09:26, Andrew Morton <akpm@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Sun, 17 Jan 2010 21:38:28 +0800
> Hui Zhu <teawater@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Hello,
>> The have 2 troubles to support cross-compiler environment:
>> 1.  It use objdump directly.
>> 2.  It use modinfo to get the message of module.
>> This patch add 2 options to
>> 1. -c CROSS_COMPILE   Specify the prefix used for toolchain.
>> 2. -m MODULE_DIRNAME  Specify the module directory name.
>> After this patch, parse the x8664 oops in x86, we can:
>> cat amd64m | perl ~/kernel/tmp/ -c
>> /home/teawater/kernel/bin/x8664- -m ./e.ko vmlinux
> The other patches are wordwrapped and one still didn't apply after
> fixing that, so please just redo and resend everything.  Send them to
> yourself first and check that the result still applies OK.
> Also, we prefer patch titles to be of the form
>        subsystem-identifier: what was changed
> so a good title for this patch would have been
> add options to improve cross-sompilation environments

Thanks Andrew. I will post a new mail according to your mail.

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