Re: [2.6 patch] defconfig's shouldn't set CONFIG_BROKEN=y

From: Adrian Bunk <>
Date: 2005-12-12 06:31:18
On Sun, Dec 11, 2005 at 07:21:10PM +0000, Russell King wrote:
> On Sun, Dec 11, 2005 at 07:52:12PM +0100, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> > defconfig's shouldn't set CONFIG_BROKEN=y.
> NACK.  This changes other configuration options in addition, for example
> in collie_defconfig:
> -# CONFIG_MTD_AMDSTD is not set
> -# CONFIG_MTD_JEDEC is not set

That's not a problem introduced by my patch.

Either the depency of MTD_OBSOLETE_CHIPS on BROKEN is correct (in which 
case CONFIG_MTD_OBSOLETE_CHIPS=y wouldn't bring you anything), or the 
dependency on BROKEN is not correct and should be corrected.

David, can you comment on this issue?

> Russell King



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