Re: [PATCH] net: dsa: make NET_DSA manually selectable from the config

From: Sergei Shtylyov
Date: Sun Mar 22 2015 - 13:58:41 EST


On 3/21/2015 4:31 AM, Mathieu Olivari wrote:

Change bd76a116707bd2381da36cf7c3183df11293f1d6 made all DSA drivers

s/Change/Commit/, perhaps?
And please also specify that commit's summary line in parens.

depend on NET_DSA rather than selecting them. However, as the only way
to select this option was to actually select a driver, it made DSA
impossible to enable at all.

This patch adds an explicit entry which the user will have to enable
prior selecting a driver.

Signed-off-by: Mathieu Olivari <mathieu@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
net/dsa/Kconfig | 5 ++++-
1 file changed, 4 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/net/dsa/Kconfig b/net/dsa/Kconfig
index 087e654..4f3cce1 100644
--- a/net/dsa/Kconfig
+++ b/net/dsa/Kconfig
@@ -5,9 +5,12 @@ config HAVE_NET_DSA
# Drivers must select NET_DSA and the appropriate tagging format

config NET_DSA
- tristate
+ tristate "Distributed Switch Architecture"
select PHYLIB
+ ---help---

Hm, why not just help?

WBR, Sergei

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