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Date:	Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:47:51 +0100
From:	Daniel Thompson <>
To:	Paul Bolle <>
CC:	Russell King <>,,,, Arnd Bergmann <>,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH v8 6/9] arm: netx: Migrate DEBUG_LL macros to shared directory

On 15/09/14 17:34, Paul Bolle wrote:
> On Tue, 2014-08-19 at 15:48 +0100, Daniel Thompson wrote:
>> As part of the migration we introduce DEBUG_UART_PHYS/DEBUG_UART_VIRT
>> which default to UART1 but allow a user to configure UART2 or UART3.
>> We also introduce symbolic names for the registers and flags.
>> Signed-off-by: Daniel Thompson <>
>> Cc: Russell King <>
>> Acked-by: Arnd Bergmann <>
>> Cc:
> This patch landed in today's linux-next, as 880fa9b6fd73 ("ARM: 8144/1:
> netx: Migrate DEBUG_LL macros to shared directory").
>> [...]
>> --- a/arch/arm/Kconfig.debug
>> +++ b/arch/arm/Kconfig.debug
>> @@ -447,6 +447,14 @@ choice
>>  		  Say Y here if you want kernel low-level debugging support
>>  		  on Vybrid based platforms.
>> +	config DEBUG_NETX_UART
>> +		bool "Kernel low-level debugging messages via NetX UART"
>> +		depends on ARCH_NETX
>> +		select DEBUG_UART_NETX
> There's no Kconfig symbol DEBUG_UART_NETX in next-20140915. So in
> linux-next this is currently a nop. Is this symbol queued somewhere?

No. The symbol isn't queued anywhere.

DEBUG_UART_NETX is a config value that existed transiently when I wrote
the patch and I didn't clean it up properly. I suspect its visual
similarity to DEBUG_NETX_UART means it didn't jump out when I self reviewed.

Thanks for raising this. I will share a patch to remove this.

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