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Date:	Mon, 10 Nov 2014 13:32:49 +0100
From:	Paul Bolle <pebolle@...cali.nl>
To:	John Crispin <blogic@...nwrt.org>
Cc:	Valentin Rothberg <valentinrothberg@...il.com>,
	Ralf Baechle <ralf@...ux-mips.org>, linux-mips@...ux-mips.org,
	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: MIPS: ralink: CONFIG_RALINK_ILL_ACC?

Hi John,

This message never made it to my Inbox. I copied it from a mips' list
archive om the web. That kept this issue on my TODO list, although it
actually was resolved quite quickly.

On Mon, 2014-10-27 at 11:03 +0100, John Crispin wrote:
> On 27/10/2014 10:54, Paul Bolle wrote:
> > Your commit 78865eacb4aa ("MIPS: ralink: add illegal access
> > driver") landed in today's linux-next (ie, next-20141027). That
> > commit dates back to May 16, 2013! It adds a driver that is built
> > if CONFIG_RALINK_ILL_ACC is set. But there's no Kconfig symbol
> > RALINK_ILL_ACC.
> > 
> > I assume that patch that adds this symbol is queued somewhere. Is
> > that correct?
> 
> i'll look into it. the commit that move all dts files to a central
> folder broke some of my patches so i had to rebase them. apparently
> the bit that adds the symbol got lost.

(CONFIG_RALINK_ILL_ACC was already gone in next-20141029. So that issue
is resolved, as far as I care.)

> out of interest, how did you spot this ?

See https://lkml.org/lkml/2014/9/26/456:
    I have a 800 line perl monster that checks for stuff like this. It's not
    very sophisticated but smart enough to spot typos like this one. I try
    to have it check each linux-next (and mainline) release.

    (I think Valentin Rothberg is trying to automate this properly. See
    http://www.linuxplumbersconf.org/2014/ocw/sessions/1863 .)

This is the last time I'll put pressure on Valentin _publicly_, I
promise!


Paul Bolle

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