[RFC PATCH 03/22] staging: crypto: skein: allow building statically

Greg KH gregkh at linuxfoundation.org
Tue Mar 18 14:28:20 UTC 2014


On Tue, Mar 18, 2014 at 08:58:49AM -0400, Jason Cooper wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 17, 2014 at 02:52:52PM -0700, Greg KH wrote:
> > On Tue, Mar 11, 2014 at 09:32:35PM +0000, Jason Cooper wrote:
> > > These are the minimum changes required to get the code to build
> > > statically in the kernel.  It's necessary to do this first so that we
> > > can empirically determine that future cleanup patches aren't changing
> > > the generated object code.
> > > 
> > > Signed-off-by: Jason Cooper <jason at lakedaemon.net>
> > 
> > This doesn't apply to my latest tree :(
> 
> Ah, ok.  I'll rebase this series on the staging tree.
> 
> > > --- a/drivers/staging/Makefile
> > > +++ b/drivers/staging/Makefile
> > > @@ -65,3 +65,4 @@ obj-$(CONFIG_XILLYBUS)		+= xillybus/
> > >  obj-$(CONFIG_DGNC)			+= dgnc/
> > >  obj-$(CONFIG_DGAP)			+= dgap/
> > >  obj-$(CONFIG_MTD_SPINAND_MT29F)	+= mt29f_spinand/
> > > +obj-$(CONFIG_CRYPTO_SKEIN) += skein/
> > 
> > Care to align these up with the way this file is formatted?
> 
> Of course, not sure what happened there (well, other than the obvious
> :-P)
> 
> > And I have no objection to taking the drivers/staging/ patches, the
> > script looks useful, but I can't take it through the staging tree,
> > sorry.
> 
> Ok, I'll pull that out as a separate branch.  Do you mind taking a
> series that depends on a topic branch from another tree?  We do it a lot
> in arm-soc, but I'm not sure how popular that is elsewhere.

It's not a dependancy at all, and I don't take git pull requests for the
staging tree, just email patches, sorry.

So just resend these patches thanks.

greg k-h


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