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[Patch 1/6] Add HARDWARE_WATCHPOINTS configure option.

To: linux-mips@linux-mips.org
Subject: [Patch 1/6] Add HARDWARE_WATCHPOINTS configure option.
From: David Daney <ddaney@avtrex.com>
Date: Mon, 21 Apr 2008 17:01:03 -0700
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
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This first patch just adds the HARDWARE_WATCHPOINTS option to the
'Kernel type' menu.  If N, the watch register support is disabled.

Signed-off-by: David Daney <ddaney@avtrex.com>
---
arch/mips/Kconfig |    7 +++++++
1 files changed, 7 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/arch/mips/Kconfig b/arch/mips/Kconfig
index 8724ed3..98f46f6 100644
--- a/arch/mips/Kconfig
+++ b/arch/mips/Kconfig
@@ -1622,6 +1622,13 @@ config CPU_HAS_SMARTMIPS
          you don't know you probably don't have SmartMIPS and should say N
          here.

+config HARDWARE_WATCHPOINTS
+       bool "Debugger support for hardware watchpoints"
+       depends on (CPU_MIPS32 || CPU_MIPS64)
+       help
+         Saying yes here allows you to utilize the hardware watchpoint
+         registers.  Most people should say Y here.
+
config CPU_HAS_WB
        bool

--
1.5.5


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