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diff --git a/kernel/Makefile b/kernel/Makefile
index 08ba8a6abd1..58c6f111267 100644
--- a/kernel/Makefile
+++ b/kernel/Makefile
@@ -132,3 +132,52 @@ quiet_cmd_timeconst = TIMEC $@
targets += timeconst.h
$(obj)/timeconst.h: $(src)/timeconst.pl FORCE
$(call if_changed,timeconst)
+
+ifeq ($(CONFIG_MODULE_SIG),y)
+
+###############################################################################
+#
+# If module signing is requested, say by allyesconfig, but a key has not been
+# supplied, then one will need to be generated to make sure the build does not
+# fail and that the kernel may be used afterwards.
+#
+###############################################################################
+signing_key.priv signing_key.x509: x509.genkey
+ @echo "###"
+ @echo "### Now generating an X.509 key pair to be used for signing modules."
+ @echo "###"
+ @echo "### If this takes a long time, you might wish to run rngd in the"
+ @echo "### background to keep the supply of entropy topped up. It"
+ @echo "### needs to be run as root, and should use a hardware random"
+ @echo "### number generator if one is available, eg:"
+ @echo "###"
+ @echo "### rngd -r /dev/hwrandom"
+ @echo "###"
+ openssl req -new -nodes -utf8 -sha1 -days 36500 -batch \
+ -x509 -config x509.genkey \
+ -outform DER -out signing_key.x509 \
+ -keyout signing_key.priv
+ @echo "###"
+ @echo "### Key pair generated."
+ @echo "###"
+
+x509.genkey:
+ @echo Generating X.509 key generation config
+ @echo >x509.genkey "[ req ]"
+ @echo >>x509.genkey "default_bits = 4096"
+ @echo >>x509.genkey "distinguished_name = req_distinguished_name"
+ @echo >>x509.genkey "prompt = no"
+ @echo >>x509.genkey "x509_extensions = myexts"
+ @echo >>x509.genkey
+ @echo >>x509.genkey "[ req_distinguished_name ]"
+ @echo >>x509.genkey "O = Magrathea"
+ @echo >>x509.genkey "CN = Glacier signing key"
+ @echo >>x509.genkey "emailAddress = slartibartfast@magrathea.h2g2"
+ @echo >>x509.genkey
+ @echo >>x509.genkey "[ myexts ]"
+ @echo >>x509.genkey "basicConstraints=critical,CA:FALSE"
+ @echo >>x509.genkey "keyUsage=digitalSignature"
+ @echo >>x509.genkey "subjectKeyIdentifier=hash"
+ @echo >>x509.genkey "authorityKeyIdentifier=keyid"
+endif
+CLEAN_FILES += signing_key.priv signing_key.x509 x509.genkey