[Letux-kernel] [PATCH v2 03/12] MIPS: CI20: defconfig: configure for supporting modules

Paul Cercueil paul at crapouillou.net
Fri Feb 14 20:42:57 CET 2020



Le ven., févr. 14, 2020 at 20:30, H. Nikolaus Schaller 
<hns at goldelico.com> a écrit :
> Hi Paul,
> 
>>  Am 14.02.2020 um 20:10 schrieb Paul Cercueil <paul at crapouillou.net>:
>> 
>>  Hi Nikolaus,
>> 
>>  Patches 03-12 only touch the same two files - ci20.dts and 
>> ci20_defconfig.
>> 
>>  Unless someone strongly disagrees, I'd suggest to squash all 
>> patches that touch each file together (except the ones with a Fixes 
>> tag), I don't think we really need that much granularity here.
> 
> It comes more from having developed these things quite independently 
> and only collected for submission...
> 
> One patch I don't know how to handle: "MIPS: DTS: CI20: add DT node 
> for IR sensor".
> It is from 2015 and has a different author (some Alex Smith but the 
> mail address seems to be broken).
> This information and attribution will be lost if we squash them.

Ah, alright. Then I guess keep this one separate.

-Paul

> 
> But I can do for V3 and will also fix the fixes tags by adding cc: 
> stable :)
> 
> BR and thanks,
> Nikolaus
> 
> 
>> 
>>  -Paul
>> 
>> 
>>  Le ven., févr. 14, 2020 at 17:10, H. Nikolaus Schaller 
>> <hns at goldelico.com> a écrit :
>>>  Not all drivers need to be compiled into the kernel.
>>>  Support building and loading of kernel modules.
>>>  Signed-off-by: H. Nikolaus Schaller <hns at goldelico.com>
>>>  ---
>>>  arch/mips/configs/ci20_defconfig | 1 +
>>>  1 file changed, 1 insertion(+)
>>>  diff --git a/arch/mips/configs/ci20_defconfig 
>>> b/arch/mips/configs/ci20_defconfig
>>>  index be41df2a81fb..e0d3c9d4c2ae 100644
>>>  --- a/arch/mips/configs/ci20_defconfig
>>>  +++ b/arch/mips/configs/ci20_defconfig
>>>  @@ -1,4 +1,5 @@
>>>  # CONFIG_LOCALVERSION_AUTO is not set
>>>  +CONFIG_MODULES=y
>>>  CONFIG_KERNEL_XZ=y
>>>  CONFIG_SYSVIPC=y
>>>  CONFIG_POSIX_MQUEUE=y
>>>  --
>>>  2.23.0
>> 
>> 
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