[PATCH] distclean: Remove generated .dtb files
dirk.behme at googlemail.com
Mon Nov 7 01:25:19 EST 2011
On 06.11.2011 19:42, Grant Likely wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 6, 2011 at 11:38 AM, Grant Likely<grant.likely at secretlab.ca> wrote:
>> On Sat, Nov 05, 2011 at 07:19:15AM +0100, Dirk Behme wrote:
>>> The patch 'arm/dt: Add dtb make rule' adds support to
>>> create a .dtb file. But this is never removed afterwards.
>>> Remove the generated .dtb file if 'distclean' is called.
>>> Signed-off-by: Dirk Behme<dirk.behme at de.bosch.com>
>>> CC: Rob Herring<rob.herring at calxeda.com>
>>> CC: Shawn Guo<shawn.guo at freescale.com>
>>> CC: Jason Liu<jason.hui at linaro.org>
>>> CC: Grant Likely<grant.likely at secretlab.ca>
>> Acked-by: Grant Likely<grant.likely at secretlab.ca>
> ... although why are only the .dtb files needed in the clean list?
> How are the other built files cleaned? 'make clean' does remove the
> other images, but I don't know what the mechanism is.
A lot of stuff is removed by the top level Makefile . But as the
patch "arm/dt: Add dtb make rule" adds the .dtb generation to
arch/arm/boot/Makefile, we thought it would be a good place to add the
removal of that file there, too.
Hmm, not sure if this answers your question, though ;)
>>> arch/arm/boot/Makefile | 2 ++
>>> 1 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
>>> diff --git a/arch/arm/boot/Makefile b/arch/arm/boot/Makefile
>>> index 1cd9b0a..08f0d35 100644
>>> --- a/arch/arm/boot/Makefile
>>> +++ b/arch/arm/boot/Makefile
>>> @@ -71,6 +71,8 @@ $(obj)/%.dtb: $(src)/dts/%.dts
>>> $(obj)/dtbs: $(addprefix $(obj)/, $(dtb-y))
>>> +clean-files := *.dtb
>>> quiet_cmd_uimage = UIMAGE $@
>>> cmd_uimage = $(CONFIG_SHELL) $(MKIMAGE) -A arm -O linux -T kernel \
>>> -C none -a $(LOADADDR) -e $(STARTADDR) \
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