Re: [PATCH] misc: Kconfig: fix missing tristate prompt and add help for LIS3LV02D

From: H. Nikolaus Schaller
Date: Wed Aug 02 2017 - 12:13:09 EST


> Am 02.08.2017 um 18:06 schrieb Arnd Bergmann <arnd@xxxxxxxx>:
> On Wed, Aug 2, 2017 at 5:57 PM, Greg Kroah-Hartman
> <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> On Wed, Aug 02, 2017 at 04:05:36PM +0200, H. Nikolaus Schaller wrote:
>>> + help
>>> + If you say yes here, you get support for the STM
>>> + LIS3LV02D sensor.
>> No name for what the module is called?
> Not sure if that's even relevant here, as the symbol only controls the
> base driver that doesn't do anything by itself, while the LIS3_SPI/LIS3_I2C
> Kconfig symbols are the interesting ones.
> The help text should also reflect that I think and explain why you would
> enable the symbol in the first place (which the patch description doesn't
> either).

Hm. I start to no longer understand how this LIS302 is configured at all
and what SENSORS_LIS3LV02D is good for.

I just noticed while preparing some other driver/misc that there is no
description in the drivers/misc/Kconfig file while all other CONFIGs have some.

But configuring LIS302 works (we have some GTA04 boards where one is installed).

BR and thanks,