[1/2] modpost: use MODULE_INFO() for __module_depends

Message ID 20190909113423.2289-1-yamada.masahiro@socionext.com
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Masahiro Yamada Sept. 9, 2019, 11:34 a.m.
This makes *.mod.c much more readable. I confirmed depmod still
produced the same modules.dep file.

Signed-off-by: Masahiro Yamada <yamada.masahiro@socionext.com>

---

 scripts/mod/modpost.c | 7 ++-----
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

-- 
2.17.1

Patch

diff --git a/scripts/mod/modpost.c b/scripts/mod/modpost.c
index f277e116e0eb..480c7b60153b 100644
--- a/scripts/mod/modpost.c
+++ b/scripts/mod/modpost.c
@@ -2250,10 +2250,7 @@  static void add_depends(struct buffer *b, struct module *mod)
 			s->module->seen = is_vmlinux(s->module->name);
 
 	buf_printf(b, "\n");
-	buf_printf(b, "static const char __module_depends[]\n");
-	buf_printf(b, "__used\n");
-	buf_printf(b, "__attribute__((section(\".modinfo\"))) =\n");
-	buf_printf(b, "\"depends=");
+	buf_printf(b, "MODULE_INFO(depends, \"");
 	for (s = mod->unres; s; s = s->next) {
 		const char *p;
 		if (!s->module)
@@ -2271,7 +2268,7 @@  static void add_depends(struct buffer *b, struct module *mod)
 		buf_printf(b, "%s%s", first ? "" : ",", p);
 		first = 0;
 	}
-	buf_printf(b, "\";\n");
+	buf_printf(b, "\");\n");
 }
 
 static void add_srcversion(struct buffer *b, struct module *mod)