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Re: [PATCH] sb1250-swarm_defconfig: Enable GenBus IDE

To: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <macro@linux-mips.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] sb1250-swarm_defconfig: Enable GenBus IDE
From: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Date: Mon, 29 Oct 2007 19:23:44 +0000
Cc: linux-mips@linux-mips.org
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On Fri, Oct 12, 2007 at 04:46:56PM +0100, Maciej W. Rozycki wrote:

>  Enable the onboard GenBus IDE interface in the default configuration.

Indeed, that's sort of useful ;-)

> Signed-off-by: Maciej W. Rozycki <macro@linux-mips.org>
> ---
>  I see no reason to keep it disabled; I think the onboard devices deserve 
> some automatic build-time testing -- at least ones for which drivers are 
> known to be in a reasonable shape.

It got disabled when some IDE maintainer went out of control and removed the
driver entirely.

>  As a side note, this configuration template has not been regenerated for 
> a long time and is thus severely outdated.  I am tempted to do this, 
> obviously setting any new options to my liking -- I'll send another patch 
> for it unless somebody objects.

Feel free.

  Ralf

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