Re: [PATCH] config: Add 'make kvmconfig'

From: Ingo Molnar
Date: Fri Oct 28 2011 - 03:57:11 EST

* Sasha Levin <levinsasha928@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> On Fri, 2011-10-28 at 09:39 +0200, Ingo Molnar wrote:
> > * Sasha Levin <levinsasha928@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > > > ? It would be very obvious at a glance what it does.
> > >
> > > We can possibly make 'make defconfig abc' run arch specific script
> > > located next to the defconfig files (arch/$(ARCH)/configs/).
> >
> > AFAICS that's not the same as the current kvmconfig functionality
> > though: we want to minimally enable certain config options in the
> > current .config - not pick some default config.
> Yup, I wasn't planning on it to work like defconfig does where it
> just uses a default config, thats why I said 'run arch specific
> script' :)
> That script could either copy over a default config, or simply add
> config options like what we're interested in doing.

i'd be fine with that extension to defconfig functionality. It in
fact makes much more sense than the *current* defconfig functionality
which is kind of a joke (as it's really just an arbitrary config).


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