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From: Randy Dunlap <randy.dunlap@oracle.com>
To: Ian Romanick <idr@us.ibm.com>
Cc: Matthew Wilcox <matthew@wil.cx>, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] VIA and SiS AGP chipsets are x86-only
Date: Tue, 5 Dec 2006 15:06:46 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20061205150646.c92ef919.randy.dunlap@oracle.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <4575F929.9020708@us.ibm.com>

On Tue, 05 Dec 2006 14:56:41 -0800 Ian Romanick wrote:

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> Matthew Wilcox wrote:
> > There's no point in troubling the Alpha, IA-64, PowerPC and PARISC
> > people with SiS and VIA options.  Andrew thinks it helps find bugs,
> > but there's no evidence of that.
> > 
> > Signed-off-by: Matthew Wilcox <matthew@wil.cx>
> > 
> > diff --git a/drivers/char/agp/Kconfig b/drivers/char/agp/Kconfig
> > index c603bf2..a9f9c48 100644
> > --- a/drivers/char/agp/Kconfig
> > +++ b/drivers/char/agp/Kconfig
> > @@ -86,7 +86,7 @@ config AGP_NVIDIA
> > 
> >  config AGP_SIS
> >  	tristate "SiS chipset support"
> > -	depends on AGP
> > +	depends on AGP && X86
> >  	help
> >  	  This option gives you AGP support for the GLX component of
> >  	  X on Silicon Integrated Systems [SiS] chipsets.
> > @@ -103,7 +103,7 @@ config AGP_SWORKS
> > 
> >  config AGP_VIA
> >  	tristate "VIA chipset support"
> > -	depends on AGP
> > +	depends on AGP && X86
> >  	help
> >  	  This option gives you AGP support for the GLX component of
> >  	  X on VIA MVP3/Apollo Pro chipsets.
> 
> I don't know about SiS, but this is certainly *not* true for Via.  There
> are some PowerPC and, IIRC, Alpha motherboards that have Via chipsets.
> My config-fu isn't quite what it should be, so this may be a dumb
> question.  Does the "& X86" requirement exclude x86-64?

No, X86 includes both X86_32 and X86_64.

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~Randy

  reply	other threads:[~2006-12-05 23:06 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2006-12-04 10:43 Matthew Wilcox
2006-12-05 22:56 ` Ian Romanick
2006-12-05 23:06   ` Randy Dunlap [this message]
2006-12-06  3:40   ` Matthew Wilcox
2006-12-06  5:19     ` Benjamin Herrenschmidt
2006-12-06 17:16       ` Ian Romanick
2006-12-06 10:38     ` Alan
2006-12-06 12:40       ` Ivan Kokshaysky

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