[Skiboot] opal-prd Makefile hacks

Benjamin Herrenschmidt benh at kernel.crashing.org
Mon Feb 16 11:54:47 AEDT 2015

On Mon, 2015-02-16 at 08:20 +0800, Jeremy Kerr wrote:
> Hi Ben,
> >  - Linking to libflash was bad because we would build .o's in the
> > original directory which conflict with skiboot own .o's (and typically
> > have the wrong endian etc...). So instead I link individual .c/.h files
> > into a local directory.
> > 
> >  - The KERNEL_DIR stuff is a trainwreck. Not your fault Jeremy,
> Oh, it's totally my fault. This was just a temporary hack while we sort
> out the official kernel headers. I'll sort them out into a proper
> uapi-able include today.
> Any objections to creating an Ubuntu package for the userspace bits of
> skiboot?

Nope that sounds like the right way to go. We'll probably need a RPM too
for SLES/RHEL at some point, so I'd suggest putting the packaging info
in the repo.


> Cheers,
> Jeremy

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