On Tue, Jan 10, 2006 at 10:34:42AM -0600, Eric Sandeen wrote:
> Andrew Morton wrote:
> >It'd be nice to fix this:
> >bix:/usr/src/25> make fs/xfs/linux-2.6/xfs_iops.o
> > SPLIT include/linux/autoconf.h -> include/config/*
> > SHIPPED scripts/genksyms/lex.c
> > SHIPPED scripts/genksyms/parse.h
> > SHIPPED scripts/genksyms/keywords.c
> > HOSTCC scripts/genksyms/lex.o
> > SHIPPED scripts/genksyms/parse.c
> > HOSTCC scripts/genksyms/parse.o
> > HOSTLD scripts/genksyms/genksyms
> > HOSTCC scripts/mod/file2alias.o
> > HOSTCC scripts/mod/modpost.o
> > HOSTLD scripts/mod/modpost
> >scripts/Makefile.build:15: /usr/src/devel/fs/xfs/linux-2.6/Makefile: No
> >such file or directory
> >make: *** No rule to make target
> >`/usr/src/devel/fs/xfs/linux-2.6/Makefile'. Stop.
> >make: *** [fs/xfs/linux-2.6/xfs_iops.o] Error 2
> Hm, maybe Sam can correct me if I'm wrong, but I'm not sure that kbuild
> will support more than one Makefile/Kbuild file per module; so if we have
> some code in a subdirectory, I think it all needs to be driven from the
> parent directory's Makefile... and then the above doesn't work.
> Sam, is there any way to make this work with some code for the module in a
Hi Eric - I covered this in my reply to Andrew.
The short version - no, and it is not planned.