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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] remove 556 unneeded #includes of sched.h
    On Fri, 29 Dec 2006 01:37:39 +0100 (CET) Tim Schmielau wrote:

    > On Thu, 28 Dec 2006, Randy Dunlap wrote:
    > > On Thu, 28 Dec 2006 21:48:30 +0000 Russell King wrote:
    > > > On Thu, Dec 28, 2006 at 01:32:46PM -0800, Randy Dunlap wrote:
    > > > > On Thu, 28 Dec 2006 21:34:38 +0000 Russell King wrote:
    > > > > > The whole "all*config" idea on ARM is utterly useless - you can _not_
    > > > > > get build coverage that way.
    > > > >
    > > > > Uh, can J. Random Developer submit patches to the ARM build system
    > > > > for testing?
    > > >
    > > > Given that it takes about 8 to 12 hours to do a build cycle, that's
    > > > not practical. The only real solution is for us to accept that
    > > > breakage will occur (and be prepared to keep a steady stream of
    > > > fixes heading into Linus' tree - which has been ruled out by Linus)
    > > > or J. Random Developer has to build a set of affected ARM defconfigs
    > > > themselves.
    > >
    > > I guess I don't get it. Isn't that what we just went thru
    > > with the struct nightmare^W work_struct changes?
    > > But these header file changes are much simpler and more obvious...
    >
    > Well, I think it's practical to build all arm configs yourself. I'll do
    > that for my sched.h #include changes. It's been less that two hours since
    > I started the builds on two cpus and I already got 35 out of 59 configs.

    Yep, right, if I already had all of that cross-build stuff setup,
    it wouldn't be a big deal. But getting it all setup is a big deal
    (to me).

    > It's just that one has to be aware of it. Before Russell's post the
    > situation on arm seemed so confusing to me that I thought I'd just
    > compile allnoconfig, defconfig, allmodconfig and allyesconfig and let the
    > arm people figure out the rest.

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    ~Randy
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