On Mon, Feb 12, 2018 at 4:22 PM, Masahiro Yamada
> 2018-02-12 23:53 GMT+09:00 Ulf Magnusson <ulfali...@gmail.com>:
>> On Mon, Feb 12, 2018 at 3:21 PM, Masahiro Yamada
>> <yamada.masah...@socionext.com> wrote:
>>> 'syncconfig' in a more proper name
>> Wonder if --update-config-files-for-build or something would be an
>> even better name.
> I want to use a name that ends with 'config' like any other config targets
> - I want use the same name for scripts/kconfig/conf option
> and Makefile target to take advantage of 'simple-targets' 
> - I want to use pattern rule to descend into scripts/kconfig/ 
>  https://github.com/torvalds/linux/blob/v4.16-rc1/Makefile#L506
> It would be possible to directly descend into scripts/kconfig/ like follows,
> but I do not have a good reason to break the convention.
> include/config/%.conf: $(KCONFIG_CONFIG) include/config/auto.conf.cmd
> $(Q)$(MAKE) $(build)=scripts/kconfig update-config-files-for-build
Ah, right, didn't think of that. Thought it might be nice to hint that
it's related to the build phase somehow at least.
Not that important I guess. --syncconfig is a big improvement already.