Re: [PATCHv4 01/12] scripts/gdb: Provide linux constants

From: Jan Kiszka
Date: Wed Mar 30 2016 - 17:03:04 EST

On 2016-03-30 14:00, Kieran Bingham wrote:
> Some macro's and defines are needed when parsing memory, and without
> compiling the kernel as -g3 they are not available in the debug-symbols.
> We use the pre-processor here to extract constants to a dedicated module
> for the linux debugger extensions
> Top level Kbuild is used to call in and generate the constants file,
> while maintaining dependencies on autogenerated files in
> include/generated
> CC: mmarek@xxxxxxxx
> CC: linux-kbuild@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Signed-off-by: Kieran Bingham <kieran.bingham@xxxxxxxxxx>
> ---
> Changes since v1:
> Kbuild:
> - Call to generate constants_py with dependancy on generated files
> scripts/gdb/linux/Makefile:
> - Use call if_changed, and correct quiet invocation
> - Annouce "GEN $@" instead of GDB PP
> scripts/gdb/linux/
> - Updated to use better macro implementations for one line defines
> ---

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