Michael Elizabeth Chastain (
Thu, 22 Jan 1998 18:08:27 -0600

Hi Philip,

> I know that I implemented it for config, and I thought someone (probably
> William Roadcap) had implemented it for menuconfig as well. I think
> xconfig does indeed have rather more limited semantics at the moment
> but that's not disaster.

It wouldn't be hard to add it to Menuconfig. Sigh. More work for me.

I have a long-range plan to rewrite all the configure programs in
Yacc and C and that would take care of xconfig.

I've sent letters to William Roadcap at four different addresses
and I've gotten no response in five days. I think he's no longer

Michael Chastain
"love without fear"