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Date:	Mon, 16 Jun 2014 16:27:02 +0200
From:	Tom Gundersen <>
To:	b_b_singh <>
Cc:	LKML <>,
	Ming Lei <>,
	Greg KH <>,
	Abhay Salunke <>,
	Stefan Roese <>, Arnd Bergmann <>,
	Kay Sievers <>, matt_domsch <>,
	srinivas_g_gowda <>,
	stuart_hayes <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] firmware loader: allow disabling of udev as firmware loader

On Tue, Jun 10, 2014 at 5:13 PM,  <> wrote:
> I see contradiction of drivers/base/Kconfig here i.e, If I configure DELL_RBU=y I cannot configure FW_LOADER_USER_HELPER=n.
> with this patch i cannot have FW_LOADER_USER_HELPER=n & DELL_RBU=y at the same time.
> I'm using the latest stable upstream kernel-3.14.5.
> Type     : boolean
> Defined at drivers/base/Kconfig:146
> Selected by: FW_LOADER_USER_HELPER_FALLBACK [=n] && FW_LOADER [=y] || DELL_RBU [=y] && X86 [=y]

Yes, with that version of the patch you should instead try with
FW_LOADER_USER_HELPER_FALLBACK=n (the options were renamed). Does that
work for you?


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