Re: hns3: Compilation of hns3_enet.c is triggered without changes
From: John Garry
Date: Wed Jan 02 2019 - 05:44:29 EST
On 29/12/2018 13:10, Stefan Wahren wrote:
during development i noticed that hns3_enet.c is compiled even without any changes to this file.
I think the reason for this is the usage of VERMAGIC_STRING in this file. So it would be nice if you could somehow replace this define.
I reported this issue internally some time ago. Apparently it is
required to reference VERMAGIC_STRING, but I don't know why.
I see that this driver has similar issue:
Another annoying thing I find is the amount of references to UTS_RELEASE
(which also causes rebuilds), like:
Can't we just make a static string for these, to save the rebuilding the