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SubjectRe: [2.4.15pre6] Funny error on "make modules_install" - cosmetic cleanup probably needed
I noticed this problem with the latest version of fileutils
from alpha.gnu.org, (fileutils-4.1.1.tar.bz2) I reverted to 4.1
and the problem disappeared.

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> From: Keith Owens <kaos@ocs.com.au>
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> Date: Mon, 19 Nov 2001 23:44:50 +1100
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> On Mon, 19 Nov 2001 02:32:58 -0600,
> Mark Orr <markorr@intersurf.com> wrote:
> >make[2]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux/drivers/cdrom'
> >mkdir -p /lib/modules/2.4.15-pre6/kernel/drivers/cdrom/
> >cp cdrom.o cdrom.o /lib/modules/2.4.15-pre6/kernel/drivers/cdrom/
> >cp: will not overwrite just-created `/lib/modules/2.4.15-pre6/kernel/drivers/cdrom/cdrom.o' with `cdrom.o'
>
> There are several places where a module gets installed twice, because
> of the way that module objects are selected in 2.4 (2.5 does not have
> this feature). The fix is easy but it should not be necessary. IMNSHO
> it is *wrong* for fileutils to decide that it will not copy a file
> twice, cp should do what the user asked. Complain to the fileutils
> maintainer as a first step.
>
> Work around for unexpected cp behaviour, against 2.4.14, untested.
>
> Index: 14.1/Rules.make
> --- 14.1/Rules.make Wed, 07 Mar 2001 23:04:43 +1100 kaos (linux-2.4/T/c/47_Rules.make 1.1.2.2 644)
> +++ 14.1(w)/Rules.make Mon, 19 Nov 2001 23:42:58 +1100 kaos (linux-2.4/T/c/47_Rules.make 1.1.2.2 644)
> @@ -173,7 +173,7 @@ modules: $(ALL_MOBJS) dummy \
> _modinst__: dummy
> ifneq "$(strip $(ALL_MOBJS))" ""
> mkdir -p $(MODLIB)/kernel/$(MOD_DESTDIR)
> - cp $(ALL_MOBJS) $(MODLIB)/kernel/$(MOD_DESTDIR)$(MOD_TARGET)
> + cp $(sort $(ALL_MOBJS)) $(MODLIB)/kernel/$(MOD_DESTDIR)$(MOD_TARGET)
> endif
>
> .PHONY: modules_install
>
>
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