Re: [PATCH] Obsolete config in kernel source (USE_MIXARTLOADER)

From: Christoph Egger
Date: Wed Jan 20 2010 - 08:38:37 EST

On Wed, Jan 20, 2010 at 02:31:44PM +0100, Christoph Egger wrote:
> Hi all!
> As part of the VAMOS[0] research project at the University of
> Erlangen we're checking referential integrity between kernel KConfig
> options and in-code Conditional blocks.
> The config Variable USE_MIXARTLOADER has been non-existent for
> all git based linux kernels (2.6.12-rc) and seems to be no longer
> relevant. It is only referenced at one place in the Code
> (sound/pci/mixart/mixart_hwdep.c).
> The attached patch makes the behaviour more obvious as it is
> equivalent to the old one when assuming CONFIG_MIXARTLOADER as not
> defined.
> Please keep me informed of this patch getting confirmed /
> merged so we can keep track of it.

Same is, of course, true for USE_PCXHRLOADER. Attached is a
patch doing the same for both of them.


Christoph Egger