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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 0/6] kill i386 and x86_64 directories

    On Thu, 25 Oct 2007, Sam Ravnborg wrote:
    > This series kill the old i386 and x86_64 directories.
    > The relevant files are moved and adapted and
    > Kconfig.debug was consolidated (thanks to Randy).
    > I had to modify both the top-lvel Makefile and the kconfig
    > Makefile to accomplish this. It was done in such a way that
    > it is trivial for other archs to use the same mechanism
    > should they have the need.
    > To solve the defconfig issue (i386 and x86_64 cannot share one)
    > the arch/x86/configs/ directory were introduced. This has
    > been used by other archs for some time now but x86 had not had
    > the need until now.
    > The Kconfig files could be consolidated much more - I only
    > did the minimal changes to make it work in the new place.

    Thanks for doing this.

    I think the last remaining bit to cleanup is the symlink from
    arch/x86/boot/bzImage. Now that the old directories are gone it does
    not make much sense to keep them alive. Andrew will survive it :)

    Please send it Linus wards and feel free to add my Acked-by to all of



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