[Buildroot] [PATCH] allow module-init-tools on uClinux

Bernhard Reutner-Fischer rep.dot.nop at gmail.com
Wed Dec 3 21:34:38 UTC 2008

On Wed, Dec 03, 2008 at 04:21:11PM -0500, Nicolas Pitre wrote:
>On Wed, 3 Dec 2008, Bernhard Reutner-Fischer wrote:
>> On Wed, Dec 03, 2008 at 03:47:47PM -0500, Nicolas Pitre wrote:
>> >Matching *-*-linux* is too restrictive.
>> yes, but
>> 1) you would be better off to set BR2_PACKAGE_BUSYBOX_HIDE_OTHERS=y in
>> your toplevel .config, i.e. use the busybox module tools.
>That won't help me at all for the _cross_ installation of kernel 

Sure it would. Busybox doesn't have that configuration issue, works fine
on every arch and is even smaller. You don't _need_ module-init-tools in
the first place, if i'm not mistaken.
>> 2) The current version is 3.5
>> 3) Please fix this upstream, iff it is still required for 3.5
>Eventually.  In the mean time this allows for the kernel to build and 
>its modules to be installed.

Not sure if i understand you here. Why do you need a cross module-init-tools
to build or install a kernel? Just curious..

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