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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] ISDN: make ICN not auto-grab port 0x320
    On Tue, Aug 12, 2008 at 03:53:33PM +0200, Rene Herman wrote:
    > On 12-08-08 15:43, Adrian Bunk wrote:
    >
    >>> Currently, we have a tristate that turns into a y/n bool if !MODULES.
    >>> What would be real nice here is a tristate that turns into a m/n
    >>> bool if !RANDOM, where allyesconfig and randconfig would pre-select
    >>> RANDOM.
    >>
    >> allyesconfig is not random.
    >
    > Oh, how very, very important. s/RANDOM/!SPECIFIC/ then (and I meant "if
    > RANDOM" ofcourse).
    >
    > The point is just that such a tristate would be a one-stop mark for
    > drivers/options that you want to be specifically selected for builtin
    > use since they're not necessarily expected to boot on general PCs.

    The part of what you want that is AFAIK not possible with the current
    kconfig is the "allyesconfig and randconfig would pre-select".

    The actual dependencies on such an option could trivially be expressed
    the way you want it.

    But I'm trying to make the kconfig dependencies more robust by making
    them less complex, and making them more complex for this developer-only
    use case is nonsense.

    Even more considering that the developer who gave the initial list of
    variables is the same who always spreads FUD about kconfig when the
    complex dependencies break...

    > Rene.

    cu
    Adrian

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    of the darkness. There had been need of rain for many days.
    "Only a promise," Lao Er said.
    Pearl S. Buck - Dragon Seed



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