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From: David Brownell <david-b@pacbell.net>
To: rdunlap@xenotime.net
Cc: torvalds@linux-foundation.org, linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: 2.6.23-git Kconfig regression
Date: Fri, 19 Oct 2007 21:11:40 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20071020041140.0E41423A734@adsl-69-226-248-13.dsl.pltn13.pacbell.net> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20071019202140.ecbc4a0d.rdunlap@xenotime.net>

> My (quick, meaning that I may have missed something) testing
> indicates that the problem is in the patches attached.

Yes, reverting this seems to resolve the problem:

> a5bf3d891a6a0fb5aa122792d965e3774108b923
>
> Change kconfig behavior so that mixing bool and tristate config settings in
> a choice is possible and has the desired effect of offering just the
> tristate options individually if the choice gets set to M, and a normal
> boolean selection if the choice gets set to Y.

Reverting this patch also fixes a second problem that I didn't
mention:  various dependent options couldn't be enabled.

Again in drivers/usb/gadget/Kconfig, examples include the
ability to configure the Ethernet gadget to act as an RNDIS
peripheral; or enabling Mass Storage gadget debug options.


Good sleuthing, and thanks!

Now we just need to see that patch reverted before RC1... I don't
know how Linus deals with all his LKML mail, so I cc'd him in
the hope that direct messages get through a bit faster.

- Dave


  reply	other threads:[~2007-10-20  4:11 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-10-20  1:22 David Brownell
2007-10-20  1:46 ` Randy Dunlap
2007-10-20  1:57   ` David Brownell
2007-10-20  2:01     ` Randy Dunlap
2007-10-20  2:55       ` Randy Dunlap
2007-10-20  3:21         ` Randy Dunlap
2007-10-20  4:11           ` David Brownell [this message]
2007-10-20  4:25             ` Linus Torvalds
2007-10-20 16:50               ` Sam Ravnborg
2008-01-16  9:29           ` Jan Beulich
2008-01-17  0:02             ` David Brownell
2008-01-17  8:16               ` Jan Beulich
2008-01-17  8:32                 ` David Brownell
2007-10-20 18:27 Jan Beulich

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