[ovs-dev] [patch] datapath: Don't print VERSION BUILDNR

Simon Horman horms at verge.net.au
Tue Aug 31 02:11:05 UTC 2010


On Mon, Aug 30, 2010 at 07:04:48PM -0700, Jesse Gross wrote:
> On Mon, Aug 30, 2010 at 6:39 PM, Simon Horman <horms at verge.net.au> wrote:
> > BUILDNR doesn't seem appropriate for in-tree kernel code.
> > I'm not sure if we want a module version number or not,
> > I advocate not as in-tree kernel code already has
> > the version of the kernel.
> >
> > Signed-off-by: Simon Horman <horms at verge.net.au>
> >
> > ---
> >
> > * I'm happy to carry this change outside of the openvswitch tree
> >  if it is preferred.
> 
> While I think this makes sense for the code merged upstream, it's not
> really that great for modules build from the Open vSwitch tree since
> it changes independent of the kernel source.

Understood, thats fine by me.





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