Re: [PATCH] [net-next] ARM: orion: fix PHYLIB dependency

From: Florian Fainelli
Date: Fri Feb 10 2017 - 12:51:01 EST

On 02/10/2017 12:20 AM, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 9, 2017 at 7:22 PM, Florian Fainelli <f.fainelli@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> On 02/09/2017 07:08 AM, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
>> I disabled CONFIG_NETDEVICES to force CONFIG_PHY not to be set here, and
>> I was not able to reproduce this, what am I missing?
> In the ARMv5 allmodconfig build, this fails because CONFIG_PHY=m, and
> we can't call into it. You could use IS_BUILTIN instead of IS_ENABLED in
> the header as a oneline workaround, but I think that would be more confusing
> to real users that try to use CONFIG_PHY=m without realizing why they lose
> access to their switch.

I see, this patch should also help fixing this: