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SubjectRe: installing only the newly (re)built modules
Well, fast -- it depends!  :)  My Crusoe tablet, Compaq TC1000, can
use any break it gets... And generally, the beauty of a make system
is not to do any extra moves. Since it already knows what to build,
why not let it install just that?


On 1/10/07, Bill Davidsen <> wrote:
> Alexy Khrabrov wrote:
> > The 2.6 build system compiles only those modules whose config
> > changed. However, the install still installs all modules.
> >
> > Is there a way to entice make modules_install to install only those
> > new modules we've actually just changed/built?
> Out of curiosity, why? I've noticed this, but the copy runs so fast I
> never really thought about it as an issue.
> --
> bill davidsen <>
> CTO TMR Associates, Inc
> Doing interesting things with small computers since 1979
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