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    SubjectRe: [linux-usb-devel] 2.6.19-rc5: modular USB rebuilds vmlinux?
    Alan Stern wrote:
    > On Wed, 22 Nov 2006, Randy Dunlap wrote:
    >
    >> On Wed, 22 Nov 2006 21:45:55 +0300 Andrey Borzenkov wrote:
    >>
    >>> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
    >>> Hash: SHA1
    >>>
    >>> I was under impression that I have fully modular USB. Still:
    >>>
    >>> {pts/1}% make -C ~/src/linux-git O=$HOME/build/linux-2.6.19
    >>> make: Entering directory `/home/bor/src/linux-git'
    >>> GEN /home/bor/build/linux-2.6.19/Makefile
    >>> scripts/kconfig/conf -s arch/i386/Kconfig
    >>> Using /home/bor/src/linux-git as source for kernel
    >>> GEN /home/bor/build/linux-2.6.19/Makefile
    >>> CHK include/linux/version.h
    >>> CHK include/linux/utsrelease.h
    >>> CHK include/linux/compile.h
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/usb.o
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/hub.o
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/hcd.o
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/urb.o
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/message.o
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/driver.o
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/config.o
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/file.o
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/buffer.o
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/sysfs.o
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/endpoint.o
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/devio.o
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/notify.o
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/generic.o
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/hcd-pci.o
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/inode.o
    >>> CC [M] drivers/usb/core/devices.o
    >>> LD [M] drivers/usb/core/usbcore.o
    >>> CC drivers/usb/host/pci-quirks.o
    >>> LD drivers/usb/host/built-in.o
    >>>
    >>> Sorry? How comes it still compiles something into main kernel?
    >> It's just a quirk of the build machinery.
    >> The built-in.o file should be 8 bytes or so, with nothing
    >> really in it.
    >
    > Not so. Randy, you missed the line for pci-quirks.o. It really is a
    > non-trivial object file and it really goes into the main kernel.
    >
    > That's because it actually is a PCI driver, living in a USB source
    > directory. It handles the quirks needed by various PCI-based USB host
    > controllers.

    Damm. Thanks, Alan.

    --
    ~Randy
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