Commit a67dc21a authored by Sam Ravnborg's avatar Sam Ravnborg
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kbuild: run depmod when installing external modules

Following patch enables depmod support when installing external modules.
Signed-off-by: Sam Ravnborg's avatarSam Ravnborg <>
parent fb3cbd2e
......@@ -1147,9 +1147,28 @@ modules: $(module-dirs)
$(Q)$(MAKE) -rR -f $(srctree)/scripts/Makefile.modpost
.PHONY: modules_install
modules_install: _emodinst_ _emodinst_post
install-dir := $(if $(INSTALL_MOD_DIR),$(INSTALL_MOD_DIR),extra)
.PHONY: _emodinst_
$(Q)rm -rf $(MODLIB)/$(install-dir)
$(Q)mkdir -p $(MODLIB)/$(install-dir)
$(Q)$(MAKE) -rR -f $(srctree)/scripts/Makefile.modinst
# Run depmod only is we have and depmod is executable
quiet_cmd_depmod = DEPMOD $(KERNELRELEASE)
cmd_depmod = if [ -r -a -x $(DEPMOD) ]; then \
$(DEPMOD) -ae -F \
$(if $(strip $(INSTALL_MOD_PATH)), \
-b $(INSTALL_MOD_PATH) -r) \
.PHONY: _emodinst_post
_emodinst_post: _emodinst_
$(call cmd,depmod)
clean-dirs := $(addprefix _clean_,$(KBUILD_EXTMOD))
.PHONY: $(clean-dirs) clean
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