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SubjectRe: [PATCH 3/6] x86: unification of i386 and x86_64 Kconfig.debug
On Thu, Oct 25, 2007 at 04:30:48PM -0700, Yinghai Lu wrote:
> > config EARLY_PRINTK
> > bool "Early printk" if EMBEDDED && DEBUG_KERNEL
> > default y
> > + depends on X86_32
> > help
> > Write kernel log output directly into the VGA buffer or to a serial
> > port.
> ...
>
> why disabling early_printk for x86_64?
The abovce disables the prompt but
arch/x86_64/Kconifg.x86_64 set the value to y so EARLY_PRINTK is
always enabled (see answer I wrote to Kay).

This patchset leaves room for futher clean-up which is
welcome. The aim was to unify the two Kconfig.debug file
where Randy did a quick and good job. The aim was not
maximum unification of the Kconfig files used for the two
ARCH's this comes later - and there are much to be done
here.

Please let me know if you see other issues woth the patch serie.

Sam
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