[U-Boot] [PATCH] If CONFIG_SANDBOX isn't defined the build fails in fw_env.c

Masahiro Yamada yamada.masahiro at socionext.com
Wed Jun 17 13:29:47 CEST 2015


2015-06-17 3:24 GMT+09:00 Simon Glass <sjg at chromium.org>:
> Hi Peter,
> On 15 June 2015 at 13:40, Peter Robinson <pbrobinson at gmail.com> wrote:
>> In our Fedora builds we get the below errors if we build the following using
>> a vanilla u-boot 2015.07rc2. I'm not sure if it's the best fix but it fixes
>> the build for rc2.
>> make HOSTCC="gcc $RPM_OPT_FLAGS" CROSS_COMPILE="" defconfig V=1 O=builds/
>> make HOSTCC="gcc $RPM_OPT_FLAGS" CROSS_COMPILE="" tools-all V=1 O=builds/
>> gcc -O2 -g -pipe -Wall -Werror=format-security -Wp,-D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2 -fexceptions -fstack-protector-strong --param=ssp-buffer-size=4 -grecord-gcc-switches  -m64 -mtune=generic -Wp,-MD,tools/env/.fw_env.o.d -Itools/env -Wall -Wstrict-prototypes -O2 -fomit-frame-pointer -idirafterinclude -idirafter../include -idirafter../arch/sandbox/include -idirafter ../tools/env -DUSE_HOSTCC -DTEXT_BASE= -c -o tools/env/fw_env.o ../tools/env/fw_env.c
>> In file included from ../include/configs/sandbox.h:130:0,
>>                  from include/config.h:5,
>>                  from ../tools/env/fw_env.h:11,
>>                  from ../tools/env/fw_env.c:34:
>> ../include/env_default.h:104:2: error: expected '}' before 'BOOT_TARGET_DEVICES_references_HOST_without_CONFIG_SANDBOX'
>>   ^
>> scripts/Makefile.host:108: recipe for target 'tools/env/fw_env.o' failed
>> make[2]: *** [tools/env/fw_env.o] Error 1
> Thanks for the report. I can't seem to repeat this. The build
> completes OK for me.
> CONFIG_SANDBOX is defined in arch/Kconfig. It ends up in your build
> directory in these files.
> b/sandbox/include/config/auto.conf:CONFIG_SANDBOX=y
> b/sandbox/include/generated/autoconf.h:#define CONFIG_SANDBOX 1
> autoconf.h is the one that matters. I wonder why this is not included
> in your case?
> I notice that fw_env.h starts like this:
> /* Pull in the current config to define the default environment */
> #ifndef __ASSEMBLY__
> #define __ASSEMBLY__ /* get only #defines from config.h */
> #include <config.h>
> #undef __ASSEMBLY__
> #else
> #include <config.h>
> #endif
> #include <generated/autoconf.h>
> Should the inclusion of autoconf.h go above the inclusion of config.h, perhaps?


autoconf.h should be included earlier than any other headers.
Besides, linux/kconfig.h is preferred to generated/autoconf.h

I posted a patch for this problem last year.  See

I do not know why it was dismissed long.

And then, another patch was posted and picked up.


But, it was not good...

Best Regards
Masahiro Yamada

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