[dunfell] kernel: Set proper LD in KERNEL_KCONFIG_COMMAND

Submitted by Wonmin Jung on Nov. 23, 2020, 3:12 p.m. | Patch ID: 178245


Message ID 20201123151259.1893-1-wonmin82@gmail.com
State New
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Wonmin Jung Nov. 23, 2020, 3:12 p.m.
With 'ld-is-gold' and linux kernel 5.4 or later, menuconfig
task for kernel recipes will fail with:

$ bitbake -c menuconfig virtual/kernel
scripts/kconfig/mconf  Kconfig
scripts/Kconfig.include:43:  gold linker 'x86_64-poky-linux-ld' not supported
 recipe for target 'menuconfig' failed
make[2]: *** [menuconfig] Error 1
 recipe for target 'menuconfig' failed
make[1]: *** [menuconfig] Error 2
 recipe for target '__sub-make' failed
make: *** [__sub-make] Error 2
Command failed.

This is because that the KERNEL_LD variable already set in
kernel-arch.bbclass isn't used by do_menuconfig function of

To fix this issue specify LD variable while calling the kernel
menuconfig command through KERNEL_KCONFIG_COMMAND.

Signed-off-by: Wonmin Jung <wonmin82@gmail.com>

Signed-off-by: Richard Purdie <richard.purdie@linuxfoundation.org>

 meta/classes/kernel.bbclass | 2 +-
 1 file changed, 1 insertion(+), 1 deletion(-)

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diff --git a/meta/classes/kernel.bbclass b/meta/classes/kernel.bbclass
index 9e3c34ad48..89bcac4426 100644
--- a/meta/classes/kernel.bbclass
+++ b/meta/classes/kernel.bbclass
@@ -565,7 +565,7 @@  addtask savedefconfig after do_configure
 inherit cml1
 EXPORT_FUNCTIONS do_compile do_install do_configure