Why is linux.ko rebuild everytime?

David O'Brien obrien at freebsd.org
Sat Mar 15 23:47:00 PDT 2008

On Sat, Mar 15, 2008 at 11:13:05PM +0200, Kostik Belousov wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 15, 2008 at 08:46:50AM +0000, Bjoern A. Zeeb wrote:
> > if I just do a make right after buildkernel finished successfully
> > linux.ko is rebuild (even though nothing was touched).
> > I have to admit I am doing make in obj/.../sys/KERNCONF/ but to
> > my understanding that should not matter.

We seem to have some dependancy or file generation issue.  For me its the
em module in addition to the linux module that always gets recompiled if
doing back-to-back kernel compiles with no change in between.

-- David  (obrien at FreeBSD.org)

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