Re: Error in fs/nls/ in 2.2.18-pre3

From: Marcelo Tosatti (
Date: Thu Sep 07 2000 - 15:14:02 EST

On Fri, 8 Sep 2000, Urban Widmark wrote:

> On Thu, 7 Sep 2000, Marcelo Tosatti wrote:
> > oldconfig always ask about CONFIG_SMB_NLS_REMOTE in case it
> > was set CONFIG_SMB_NLS_REMOTE="" in the previous config.
> >
> > This is expected?
> It's certainly annoying, especially for people building packages (At
> least the rpms specs I have looked at).

That is my case :)

> The reason for having a default of "" was only to make it easy to set the
> default to nothing (which would be unchanged behaviour, no nls
> translation). I thought I was clever. Having a separate flag should work
> better.
> Something like this perhaps?
> (except that this is from a non-standard directory level, has no
> and is mostly untested).

It seems ok. Applied in my kernel rpm.



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