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From: Tushar Sugandhi <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v4 1/3] IMA: Update KBUILD_MODNAME for IMA files to ima
Date: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 11:25:56 -0800
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Hi Mimi,

On 2020-02-14 5:47 p.m., Tushar Sugandhi wrote:
> The kbuild Makefile specifies object files for vmlinux in the $(obj-y)
> lists. These lists depend on the kernel configuration[1].
> The kbuild Makefile for IMA combines the object files for IMA into a
> single object file namely ima.o. All the object files for IMA should be
> combined into ima.o. But certain object files are being added to their
> own $(obj-y). This results in the log messages from those modules getting
> prefixed with their respective base file name, instead of "ima". This is
> inconsistent with the log messages from the IMA modules that are combined
> into ima.o.
> This change fixes the above issue.
> [1] Documentation\kbuild\makefiles.rst
Is there any feedback on this patch description?
I can address it in the next iteration.


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Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-02-15  1:47 [PATCH v4 0/3] IMA: improve log messages Tushar Sugandhi
2020-02-15  1:47 ` [PATCH v4 1/3] IMA: Update KBUILD_MODNAME for IMA files to ima Tushar Sugandhi
2020-02-18 19:25   ` Tushar Sugandhi [this message]
2020-02-18 19:37     ` Mimi Zohar
2020-02-15  1:47 ` [PATCH v4 2/3] IMA: Add log statements for failure conditions Tushar Sugandhi
2020-02-16 12:42   ` Mimi Zohar
2020-02-15  1:47 ` [PATCH v4 3/3] IMA: Remove duplicate pr_fmt definitions Tushar Sugandhi
2020-02-16 12:40   ` Mimi Zohar
2020-02-16 12:40 ` [PATCH v4 0/3] IMA: improve log messages Mimi Zohar
2020-02-18 19:15   ` Tushar Sugandhi

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