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From: Sedat Dilek <sedat.dilek@gmail.com>
To: Masahiro Yamada <masahiroy@kernel.org>
Cc: Nathan Chancellor <nathan@kernel.org>,
	Michal Marek <michal.lkml@markovi.net>,
	Nick Desaulniers <ndesaulniers@google.com>,
	Linux Kbuild mailing list <linux-kbuild@vger.kernel.org>,
	Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>,
	clang-built-linux <clang-built-linux@googlegroups.com>,
	Fangrui Song <maskray@google.com>
Subject: Re: [PATCH v2 1/2] Makefile: Remove '--gcc-toolchain' flag
Date: Mon, 15 Mar 2021 17:41:47 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <CA+icZUVRyEGnLnRBiZjmZqmvCLkR8AZR8tihho83Lrr_F9A2BA@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAK7LNAQ6goFdV=HuCdiCsr-PSUGxtafHZAa=p=96ieFyFHL8yg@mail.gmail.com>

On Mon, Mar 15, 2021 at 5:22 PM Masahiro Yamada <masahiroy@kernel.org> wrote:
>
> On Wed, Mar 10, 2021 at 5:59 AM Nathan Chancellor <nathan@kernel.org> wrote:
> >
> > This flag was originally added to allow clang to find the GNU cross
> > tools in commit 785f11aa595b ("kbuild: Add better clang cross build
> > support"). This flag was not enough to find the tools at times so
> > '--prefix' was added to the list in commit ef8c4ed9db80 ("kbuild: allow
> > to use GCC toolchain not in Clang search path") and improved upon in
> > commit ca9b31f6bb9c ("Makefile: Fix GCC_TOOLCHAIN_DIR prefix for Clang
> > cross compilation"). Now that '--prefix' specifies a full path and
> > prefix, '--gcc-toolchain' serves no purpose because the kernel builds
> > with '-nostdinc' and '-nostdlib'.
> >
> > This has been verified with self compiled LLVM 10.0.1 and LLVM 13.0.0 as
> > well as a distribution version of LLVM 11.1.0 without binutils in the
> > LLVM toolchain locations.
> >
> > Link: https://reviews.llvm.org/D97902
> > Signed-off-by: Nathan Chancellor <nathan@kernel.org>
> > ---
> >
> > v1 -> v2:
> >
> > * Improve commit message (add history behind flag and link to Fangrui's
> >   documentation improvement).
>
>
> Both applied to linux-kbuild. Thanks.
>

Sorry for being pedantic: This misses my Tested-by#s (see [1]).

Tested-by: Sedat Dilek <sedat.dilek@gmail.com> # LLVM/Clang v13-git

AFAICS v2 changes some comments in the commit only but not code?

- Sedat -

[1] https://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=161480031518629&w=2
[2] https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/masahiroy/linux-kbuild.git/commit/?h=kbuild&id=d4aa405bc9cd506532f075456645716cdd1739c1

>
>
>
>
> > I did not carry tags forward so that people could re-review and test.
> >
> >  Makefile | 4 ----
> >  1 file changed, 4 deletions(-)
> >
> > diff --git a/Makefile b/Makefile
> > index 31dcdb3d61fa..182e93d91198 100644
> > --- a/Makefile
> > +++ b/Makefile
> > @@ -568,10 +568,6 @@ ifneq ($(CROSS_COMPILE),)
> >  CLANG_FLAGS    += --target=$(notdir $(CROSS_COMPILE:%-=%))
> >  GCC_TOOLCHAIN_DIR := $(dir $(shell which $(CROSS_COMPILE)elfedit))
> >  CLANG_FLAGS    += --prefix=$(GCC_TOOLCHAIN_DIR)$(notdir $(CROSS_COMPILE))
> > -GCC_TOOLCHAIN  := $(realpath $(GCC_TOOLCHAIN_DIR)/..)
> > -endif
> > -ifneq ($(GCC_TOOLCHAIN),)
> > -CLANG_FLAGS    += --gcc-toolchain=$(GCC_TOOLCHAIN)
> >  endif
> >  ifneq ($(LLVM_IAS),1)
> >  CLANG_FLAGS    += -no-integrated-as
> >
> > base-commit: a38fd8748464831584a19438cbb3082b5a2dab15
> > --
> > 2.31.0.rc1
> >
>
>
> --
> Best Regards
> Masahiro Yamada

  reply	other threads:[~2021-03-15 16:43 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 20+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-03-02 21:06 [PATCH " Nathan Chancellor
2021-03-02 21:06 ` [PATCH 2/2] Makefile: Only specify '--prefix=' when building with clang + GNU as Nathan Chancellor
2021-03-02 22:02   ` Fangrui Song
2021-03-02 22:09     ` Nick Desaulniers
2021-03-02 22:40       ` Nick Desaulniers
2021-03-09 19:55   ` Masahiro Yamada
2021-03-09 19:58     ` Masahiro Yamada
2021-09-29 17:26   ` kernel test robot
2021-09-29 19:32   ` kernel test robot
2021-03-02 21:43 ` [PATCH 1/2] Makefile: Remove '--gcc-toolchain' flag Fangrui Song
2021-03-03  8:33   ` Masahiro Yamada
2021-03-02 22:33 ` Nick Desaulniers
2021-03-03  3:25 ` Sedat Dilek
2021-03-03 14:22   ` Sedat Dilek
2021-03-09 20:59 ` [PATCH v2 " Nathan Chancellor
2021-03-09 20:59   ` [PATCH v2 2/2] Makefile: Only specify '--prefix=' when building with clang + GNU as Nathan Chancellor
2021-03-09 21:15   ` [PATCH v2 1/2] Makefile: Remove '--gcc-toolchain' flag Fangrui Song
2021-03-15 16:21   ` Masahiro Yamada
2021-03-15 16:41     ` Sedat Dilek [this message]
2021-03-16 15:36       ` Masahiro Yamada

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