combine PPC "general setup" and "platform setup"?

Hollis Blanchard hollisb at
Wed Sep 17 02:03:04 EST 2003

On Monday, Sep 15, 2003, at 22:18 US/Central, Hollis Blanchard wrote:
> I noticed some obsolete config options (e.g. CONFIG_SERIAL_CONSOLE,
> CONFIG_PC_KEYBOARD). Also, it's possible to create incorrect
> configurations such as CONFIG_POWER3 and CONFIG_SPRUCE. Also, APUS
> really deserves its own config file, and the "IBM 4xx options" menu
> should be hidden if !CONFIG_4xx. A lot of configure help is also
> missing, especially on embedded options. I figure these can be later
> patches.

I forgot to mention that the patch was relative to linuxppc-2.5.

Here's another: briefly tested, seems to work.

===== arch/ppc/platforms/4xx/Kconfig 1.11 vs edited =====
--- 1.11/arch/ppc/platforms/4xx/Kconfig Wed Sep  3 08:02:12 2003
+++ edited/arch/ppc/platforms/4xx/Kconfig       Tue Sep 16 10:58:26 2003
@@ -4,6 +4,7 @@
         default y

  menu "IBM 4xx options"
+       depends 4xx

         prompt "Machine Type"

Hollis Blanchard
IBM Linux Technology Center

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