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Date:   Fri, 1 Dec 2023 00:42:18 +0900
From:   Masahiro Yamada <>
To:     Sergey Senozhatsky <>
Cc:     Patrick Georgi <>,,, Stefan Reinauer <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] kconfig: WERROR unmet symbol dependency

On Wed, Nov 29, 2023 at 1:13 PM Sergey Senozhatsky
<> wrote:
> On (23/11/28 23:19), Masahiro Yamada wrote:
> [..]
> > KCONFIG_WERROR is meant to turn all warnings
> > to errors.
> > I do not see getenv("KCONFIG_WERROR")
> > sprinkled everywhere in Kconfig.
> > One more thing, you cannot directly exit(1)
> > from sym_calc_value().
> We do exit(1) for KCONFIG_WARN_UNKNOWN_SYMBOLS in conf_read().
> I can introduce two new helpers that will tell if confdata.c and symbol.c
> triggered any warnings and if KCONFIG_WERROR is set. And then different
> code paths can call them and handle exit gracefully, depending on the
> context (ncurses, menu, etc.).
> Something like this

I do not want to patch warnings one by one.

I will take some time to think about it.

Best Regards
Masahiro Yamada

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