[Buildroot] [PATCH] linux: simplify LINUX_BUILD_CMDS

Thomas Petazzoni thomas.petazzoni at bootlin.com
Mon Apr 8 20:56:17 UTC 2019


On Mon, 8 Apr 2019 22:48:32 +0200
"Yann E. MORIN" <yann.morin.1998 at free.fr> wrote:

> Isn't the image name either:
>   - implicit for the architecture, or
>   - specified as a config option in the linux configuration?

Nope. At least on ARM, what gets built by default is a zImage, but some
people might want a uImage, and that isn't specified by the kernel

Ditto for many other architectures: the kernel image type is rarely
defined by the kernel configuration.

Thomas Petazzoni, CTO, Bootlin
Embedded Linux and Kernel engineering

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