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Date:   Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:32:31 +0100
From:   Jiri Pirko <jiri@...nulli.us>
To:     Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@...ux-m68k.org>
Cc:     Jiri Pirko <jiri@...lanox.com>,
        "netdev@...r.kernel.org" <netdev@...r.kernel.org>,
        Linux Kernel Mailing List <linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: lib: Introduce priority array area manager

Thu, Feb 23, 2017 at 08:56:26AM CET, geert@...ux-m68k.org wrote:
>Hi Jiri,
>
>On Wed, Feb 22, 2017 at 8:02 PM, Linux Kernel Mailing List
><linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org> wrote:
>> Web:        https://git.kernel.org/torvalds/c/44091d29f2075972aede47ef17e1e70db3d51190
>> Commit:     44091d29f2075972aede47ef17e1e70db3d51190
>> Parent:     b862815c3ee7b49ec20a9ab25da55a5f0bcbb95e
>> Refname:    refs/heads/master
>> Author:     Jiri Pirko <jiri@...lanox.com>
>> AuthorDate: Fri Feb 3 10:29:06 2017 +0100
>> Committer:  David S. Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
>> CommitDate: Fri Feb 3 16:35:42 2017 -0500
>>
>>     lib: Introduce priority array area manager
>>
>>     This introduces a infrastructure for management of linear priority
>>     areas. Priority order in an array matters, however order of items inside
>>     a priority group does not matter.
>>
>>     As an initial implementation, L-sort algorithm is used. It is quite
>>     trivial. More advanced algorithm called P-sort will be introduced as a
>>     follow-up. The infrastructure is prepared for other algos.
>>
>>     Alongside this, a testing module is introduced as well.
>>
>>     Signed-off-by: Jiri Pirko <jiri@...lanox.com>
>>     Signed-off-by: David S. Miller <davem@...emloft.net>
>
>> --- a/lib/Kconfig
>> +++ b/lib/Kconfig
>> @@ -550,4 +550,7 @@ config STACKDEPOT
>>  config SBITMAP
>>         bool
>>
>> +config PARMAN
>> +       tristate "parman"
>
>| parman (PARMAN) [N/m/y] (NEW) ?
>|
>| There is no help available for this option.
>
>Can you please add a description for this option?
>Or drop the "parman" string if this is always selected by its kernel users, and
>never intended to be enabled by the end user.

I did it in the same way other similar lib dependencies do that. Does
not make sense to have separate description for this, cause this is
always only a dependency of a kernel user.

You suggeste to 'drop the "parman" string'. What do you mean by that
exactly?

Thanks.

Jiri

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