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authorMaxime Bizon <mbizon@freebox.fr>2009-02-09 18:49:52 +0100
committerSam Ravnborg <sam@ravnborg.org>2009-04-11 08:18:12 +0200
commit9e5ec8615209f6a5bf2a612120d972b6021790da (patch)
tree16ce12d419bdb531f59cfb2e8049f3c195b404f5 /scripts
parent20375bf82567b5fecd331048c6cc1fc292b67710 (diff)
downloadlinux-linaro-9e5ec8615209f6a5bf2a612120d972b6021790da.tar.gz
kbuild: fix spurious initramfs rebuild
When gen_initramfs_list is used to generate make dependencies, it includes symbolic links, for which make tracks the link target. Any change to that target will cause an initramfs rebuild, even if the symlink points to something outside of the initramfs directory. If the target happens to be /tmp, the rebuild occurs for each kernel build, since gen_initramfs_list uses mktemp... Proposed way to fix it is to omit symbolic links from generated dependencies, but this has a small drawback: changing perm/owner on a symlink will go unnoticed. Signed-off-by: Maxime Bizon <mbizon@freebox.fr> Signed-off-by: Sam Ravnborg <sam@ravnborg.org>
Diffstat (limited to 'scripts')
-rw-r--r--scripts/gen_initramfs_list.sh2
1 files changed, 1 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/scripts/gen_initramfs_list.sh b/scripts/gen_initramfs_list.sh
index 3eea8f15131..76af5f9623e 100644
--- a/scripts/gen_initramfs_list.sh
+++ b/scripts/gen_initramfs_list.sh
@@ -97,7 +97,7 @@ print_mtime() {
}
list_parse() {
- echo "$1 \\"
+ [ ! -L "$1" ] && echo "$1 \\" || :
}
# for each file print a line in following format