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    SubjectRe: PATCH for NET=n
    In message <Pine.OSF.3.95.971223112335.15177A-200000@namu23>, "Martin.Dalecki" 
    >1. Unix sockets are NOT only networking but a general IPC mechanism
    >instead. They don4t depend on networking code. If you are not connected to
    >the net it should remain possible to specify CONFIG_NET=n and CONFIG_UNIX.
    >There is no need for TCP/IP at friends on an box without any kind of
    >networking connection. Nothing depends really on TCP/IP (Even X11

    That's not correct. CONFIG_INET controls whether to include TCP/IP support;
    you can have Unix sockets without this. CONFIG_NET is the next level up and
    it's reasonable to require this for _anything_ that uses sockets.


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