[PATCH/RFC] kernel-defaults.mk: get rid of BuildID

Paul Spooren mail at aparcar.org
Thu Apr 7 03:29:22 PDT 2022


> On 5. Apr 2022, at 21:33, Bjørn Mork <bjorn at mork.no> wrote:
> Daniel Golle <daniel at makrotopia.org> writes:
>> You probably meant LDFLAGS_vmlinux because from what I understand
>> KBUILD_LDFLAGS_MODULE only applies when building modules but not when
>> linking vmlinux.
>> As ld only cares about the last mentioned --build-id= parameter
>> supplied, we can override it using KBUILD_LDFLAGS (which should apply
>> to both, vmlinux.elf as well as modules).
>> I haven't tried any of that yet though.
> How about simply making this configurable upstream?  If more than one
> distro needs it, then I can't imagine it should be a problem to get have
> it accepted.  Possibly with a "depends on EXPERT" or similar.

I created a patch which we could test downstream:


Since it’s used by friends over at Debian too, we might want to get it upstream.

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