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    SubjectRe: 2.6.22.7 autoconf.h is screwed up
    hello rday,

    On 9/24/07, Robert P. J. Day <rpjday@mindspring.com> wrote:
    > On Mon, 24 Sep 2007, Jaswinder Singh wrote:
    >
    > > hello rday,
    > >
    > > In my view autoconf.h is the index of kernel you are using. By
    > > reading autoconf.h you will know what Architecture, drivers is
    > > selected.
    > >
    > > For example, If we are using some ARM based board, If you give me
    > > your autoconf.h , I can replicate same environment as yours. If it
    > > is not properly formatted it is very difficult to read and come to
    > > some conclusion.
    >
    > no, the proper thing to do is give someone your .config file if you
    > want them to reproduce your configuration, and leave autoconf.h out of
    > it.
    >

    yes, you are right. So autoconf.h is obsolete and replaced by .config
    . And now autoconf.h looks so funny and scary that no body dares to
    open autoconf.h in future ;-)


    Thank you,

    Jaswinder Singh.

    > rday
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