Re: [GIT PULL] char/misc driver patches for 4.4-rc1

From: Greg KH
Date: Thu Nov 05 2015 - 11:44:33 EST

On Wed, Nov 04, 2015 at 10:43:10PM -0800, Linus Torvalds wrote:
> On Wed, Nov 4, 2015 at 2:19 PM, Greg KH <gregkh@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > Here is the big char/misc driver update for 4.4-rc1. Lots of different
> > driver and subsystem updates, hwtracing being the largest with the
> > addition of some new platforms that are now supported.
> Hmm. So if you answer 'N' to "System Trace Module devices", it will
> still ask you about the dummy STM driver, and it will still ask you
> about doing a console over STM devices.
> That seems a bit disingenuous, no?

Yeah, that's not good, I only tested it with it enabled. I'll go add
some dependancies to the Kconfig file, as there are none for those
options, I missed that.


greg k-h
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