[coreboot] build optimization

Carl-Daniel Hailfinger c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006 at gmx.net
Thu Apr 2 02:05:24 CEST 2009

Hi Ronald,

On 02.04.2009 01:16, Ronald Hoogenboom wrote:
> I've attached a patch that removes the 3-mile-long compiler
> commandlines, which vim's quickfix doesn't like so much. Instead of
> putting all those -DXYZ='bla' on the compiler commandline, they are put
> in a file called settings.h (as #define XYZ bla) and only a
> --include=settings.h is put on the commandline.
> This file is created unconditionally at the same time as when the
> CPUFLAGS simply expanded make variable used to be created (not via a
> target rule and dependency), so it shouldn't change anything.
> Signed-off-by: Ronald Hoogenboom<hoogenboom30 at zonnet.nl>

This is definitely a great idea! Unfortunately, I don't understand the
v2 build system well enough to ack this patch.



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