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Date:   Wed, 30 Sep 2020 11:05:49 +0300
From:   Kalle Valo <>
To:     Leon Romanovsky <>
Cc:     Srinivasan Raju <>,,
        "David S. Miller" <>,
        Jakub Kicinski <>,
        Mauro Carvalho Chehab <>,
        Rob Herring <>,,,
Subject: Re: [PATCH] [v2] wireless: Initial driver submission for pureLiFi devices

Leon Romanovsky <> writes:

>> --- /dev/null
>> +++ b/drivers/net/wireless/purelifi/Kconfig
>> @@ -0,0 +1,38 @@
>> +# SPDX-License-Identifier: GPL-2.0
>> +	bool "pureLiFi devices"
>> +	default y
> "N" is preferred default.
>> +	help
>> +	  If you have a pureLiFi device, say Y.
>> +
>> +	  Note that the answer to this question doesn't directly affect the
>> +	  kernel: saying N will just cause the configurator to skip all the
>> +	  questions about these cards. If you say Y, you will be asked for
>> +	  your specific card in the following questions.
> The text above makes no sense. Of course, it makes a lot of sense to
> disable this device for whole world.

This is a standard text for all vendor "groups", the actual driver
should be selected in a separate config. This text has been copied from
NET_VENDOR_ groups and used by all WLAN_VENDOR configs (or at least that
was the original plan).


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