Re: linux-next: build failure after merge of the spi tree

From: Stephen Rothwell
Date: Mon Jul 29 2013 - 02:48:46 EST

Hi Mark,

On Mon, 29 Jul 2013 07:40:28 +0100 Mark Brown <broonie@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Yeah, unfortunately those issues are a good proportion of what gets
> caught by this sort of testing that wouldn't get caught in normal
> development so it doesn't seem worth doing something that won't at least
> give a linking kernel.

The problem is that you are impacting on other people's testing. Even if
this stuff builds for me, it may well break for people using other
arches/configs. These changes (adding dependencies on
CONFIG_COMPILE_TEST for devices that are currently only built for
particular platforms) are adding very little, but impacting on my time (at

Stephen Rothwell sfr@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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