[PATCH 3/3] perf build: Fix single target build dependency check
From: Jiri Olsa
Date: Mon Jun 22 2015 - 08:51:44 EST
Currently if we build single target like:
$ touch util/map.c && make util/map.o
It will not rebuild util/map.o if it already exists
and util/map.c is modified.
The reason is that the top-level 'Makefile' processes
util/map.o as an implicit rule and if util/map.o exists
make considers the 'util/map.o' target as done and wouldn't
nest into Makefile.perf.
Adding FORCE for '%', because that's what we want to nest
into Makefile.perf for any target.
Adding Makefile into phony targets, because make tries to
rebuilt it and it's also resolved as '%' target.
Signed-off-by: Jiri Olsa <jolsa@xxxxxxxxxx>
tools/perf/Makefile | 4 ++--
1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
diff --git a/tools/perf/Makefile b/tools/perf/Makefile
index d31a7bbd7cee..480546d5f13b 100644
@@ -83,8 +83,8 @@ build-test:
# All other targets get passed through:
-.PHONY: tags TAGS
+.PHONY: tags TAGS FORCE Makefile
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