[klibc] Re: move klcc to subdirectory?

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Tue Aug 2 15:00:57 PDT 2005

Sam Ravnborg wrote:
> While trying to convert klibc to use kbuild I stumped over klcc.
> Would it be any problem if the klcc files and Makefile rules are moved
> to a subdirectory?
> klcc/ seems obvious.
> This allows me to share definitions from scripts/Kbuild.klibc.
> One example is CROSS that in Kbuild.klibc is named USERCROSS.
> And there are other similar examples.
> I will try to adjust - but my focus is to have a clean namespace in the
> kernel and that will hurt the more generic klibc names.
> Comments?

Makes sense to me.  Agreed that clean namespace in the kernel is the 
most important; we can make changes in klibc as needed.


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