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Date:   Wed, 30 Sep 2020 12:11:24 +0200
From:   Johannes Berg <johannes@...solutions.net>
To:     Leon Romanovsky <leon@...nel.org>,
        Kalle Valo <kvalo@...eaurora.org>
Cc:     Srinivasan Raju <srini.raju@...elifi.com>,
        mostafa.afgani@...elifi.com,
        "David S. Miller" <davem@...emloft.net>,
        Jakub Kicinski <kuba@...nel.org>,
        Mauro Carvalho Chehab <mchehab+huawei@...nel.org>,
        Rob Herring <robh@...nel.org>, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org,
        linux-wireless@...r.kernel.org, netdev@...r.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] [v2] wireless: Initial driver submission for pureLiFi
 devices

On Wed, 2020-09-30 at 12:55 +0300, Leon Romanovsky wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 30, 2020 at 11:01:27AM +0300, Kalle Valo wrote:
> > Leon Romanovsky <leon@...nel.org> writes:
> > 
> > > > diff --git a/drivers/net/wireless/purelifi/Kconfig
> > > b/drivers/net/wireless/purelifi/Kconfig
> > > > new file mode 100644
> > > > index 000000000000..ff05eaf0a8d4
> > > > --- /dev/null
> > > > +++ b/drivers/net/wireless/purelifi/Kconfig
> > > > @@ -0,0 +1,38 @@
> > > > +# SPDX-License-Identifier: GPL-2.0
> > > > +config WLAN_VENDOR_PURELIFI
> > > > +	bool "pureLiFi devices"
> > > > +	default y
> > > 
> > > "N" is preferred default.
> > 
> > In most cases that's true, but for WLAN_VENDOR_ configs 'default y'
> > should be used. It's the same as with NET_VENDOR_.
> 
> I would like to challenge it, why is that?
> Why do I need to set "N", every time new vendor upstreams its code?

You don't. The WLAN_VENDOR_* settings are not supposed to affect the
build, just the Kconfig visibility.

johannes

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