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From: Richard Cochran <richardcochran@gmail.com>
To: Arnd Bergmann <arnd@kernel.org>
Cc: "Keller, Jacob E" <jacob.e.keller@intel.com>,
	Nicolas Pitre <nicolas.pitre@linaro.org>,
	"Brandeburg, Jesse" <jesse.brandeburg@intel.com>,
	"Nguyen, Anthony L" <anthony.l.nguyen@intel.com>,
	"David S. Miller" <davem@davemloft.net>,
	Jakub Kicinski <kuba@kernel.org>, Arnd Bergmann <arnd@arndb.de>,
	Kurt Kanzenbach <kurt@linutronix.de>,
	"Saleem, Shiraz" <shiraz.saleem@intel.com>,
	"Ertman, David M" <david.m.ertman@intel.com>,
	"intel-wired-lan@lists.osuosl.org"
	<intel-wired-lan@lists.osuosl.org>,
	"netdev@vger.kernel.org" <netdev@vger.kernel.org>,
	"linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org" <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH net-next v2] ethernet/intel: fix PTP_1588_CLOCK dependencies
Date: Tue, 3 Aug 2021 08:55:56 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <20210803155556.GD32663@hoboy.vegasvil.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <CAK8P3a2XjgbEkYs6R7Q3RCZMV7v90gu_v82RVfFVs-VtUzw+_w@mail.gmail.com>

On Tue, Aug 03, 2021 at 08:59:02AM +0200, Arnd Bergmann wrote:
> It may well be a lost cause, but a build fix is not the time to nail down
> that decision. The fix I proposed (with the added MAY_USE_PTP_1588_CLOCK
> symbol) is only two extra lines and leaves everything else working for the
> moment.

Well, then we'll have TWO ugly and incomprehensible Kconfig hacks,
imply and MAY_USE.

Can't we fix this once and for all?

Seriously, "imply" has been nothing but a major PITA since day one,
and all to save 22 kb.  I can't think of another subsystem which
tolerates so much pain for so little gain.

Thanks,
Richard


> I would suggest we merge that first and then raise the question
> about whether to give up on tinyfication on the summit list, there are a few
> other things that have come up that would also benefit from trying less hard,
> but if we overdo this, we can get to the point of hurting even systems that are
> otherwise still well supported (64MB MIPS/ARMv5 SoCs, small boot partitions,
> etc.).
> 
>         Arnd

  reply	other threads:[~2021-08-03 15:56 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 23+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-08-02 14:59 Arnd Bergmann
2021-08-02 16:49 ` Richard Cochran
2021-08-02 19:54   ` Keller, Jacob E
2021-08-02 20:32     ` Arnd Bergmann
2021-08-02 20:46       ` Keller, Jacob E
2021-08-02 20:59         ` Arnd Bergmann
2021-08-02 21:09           ` Keller, Jacob E
2021-08-02 21:10           ` Keller, Jacob E
2021-08-02 21:22           ` Nicolas Pitre
2021-08-03 20:29       ` Arnd Bergmann
2021-08-02 23:09     ` Richard Cochran
2021-08-02 23:45       ` Keller, Jacob E
2021-08-03  0:03         ` Richard Cochran
2021-08-03  6:59       ` Arnd Bergmann
2021-08-03 15:55         ` Richard Cochran [this message]
2021-08-03 16:14           ` Richard Cochran
2021-08-03 17:00             ` Arnd Bergmann
2021-08-03 17:18               ` Keller, Jacob E
2021-08-03 18:27                 ` Arnd Bergmann
2021-08-03 23:25                   ` Keller, Jacob E
2021-08-04 11:18                   ` Arnd Bergmann
2021-08-03 20:54               ` Richard Cochran
2021-08-04 20:53                 ` Keller, Jacob E

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