Re: [Intel-wired-lan] [PATCH] ethernet/intel: fix PTP_1588_CLOCK dependencies

From: Arnd Bergmann
Date: Mon Aug 02 2021 - 10:37:52 EST

On Mon, Aug 2, 2021 at 3:10 PM G, GurucharanX <gurucharanx.g@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > From: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@xxxxxxxx>
> >
> > The 'imply' keyword does not do what most people think it does, it only
> > politely asks Kconfig to turn on another symbol, but does not prevent it from
> > being disabled manually or built as a loadable module when the user is built-
> > in. In the ICE driver, the latter now causes a link failure:
> Tested-by: Gurucharan G <Gurucharanx.g@xxxxxxxxx> (A Contingent Worker at Intel)

Sorry for the delay. I had remembered that there was a previous discussion
about that option but couldn't find the thread at first.

I now found

and will add Richard to Cc for my new version as well, just in case he
has objections
to this version and wants to fix it differently.