Re: vdso_standalone_test_x86.c build failure on Linus' tree

From: Randy Dunlap
Date: Wed Oct 08 2014 - 20:18:32 EST

On 10/08/14 16:18, Andy Lutomirski wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 4:11 PM, Peter Foley <pefoley2@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> On Wed, Oct 8, 2014 at 5:21 PM, H. Peter Anvin <hpa@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> That we can't solve, but it is not okay to break the kernel build.
>> Should I just make CONFIG_BUILD_DOCSRC depend on CROSS_COMPILE=""?
>> I'm not sure how much value would be added by implementing targetprogs
>> in kbuild, simply to increase build testing of Documentation/
> Yes, IMO. Let the kselftest people solve it, because they might have
> extra requirements.
> --Andy

As I have said in the past, there are probably lots of source files in
Documentation/ that should be in tools/ or tools/testing/ instead.

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