Re: mmotm 2014-09-22-16-57 uploaded

From: Geert Uytterhoeven
Date: Wed Sep 24 2014 - 03:18:54 EST

On Wed, Sep 24, 2014 at 6:34 AM, Guenter Roeck <linux@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 23, 2014 at 02:53:56PM -0700, Guenter Roeck wrote:
>> > Neither of these patches enables CONFIG_NET. They just add dependencies.
>> >
>> This means CONFIG_NET is now disabled in at least 31 configurations where
>> it used to be enabled before (per my count), and there may be additional
>> impact due to the additional changes of "select X" to "depends on X".
>> 3.18 is going to be interesting.
> Actually, turns out the changes are already in 3.17.
> In case anyone is interested, here is a list of now broken configurations
> (where 'broken' is defined as "CONFIG NET used to be defined, but
> is not defined anymore"). No guarantee for completeness or correctness.

Fortunately (for m68k) I always work with the full defconfig files, and
regenerate the minimal ones from the full ones on every -rc release locally.

That way you see the churn...



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