Would setting the CONFIG_RTC option break the powerpc kernel on your machine ?
benh at kernel.crashing.org
Wed Jan 7 21:44:28 EST 2004
On Wed, 2004-01-07 at 20:53, Sven Luther wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 07, 2004 at 07:30:06PM +1100, Benjamin Herrenschmidt wrote:
> > > 1) could a #ifdef __powerpc__ not be enough ?
> > No. _machine is only defined for the "multiarch" config (PREP/CHRP/PMAC)
> Ok. I suppose it doesn't make sense also to include the #ifdef
> CONFIG_ALL_PPC in a #ifdef __powerpc__ ?
Yup, useless to stack them.
> > > 2) The other failures in rtc_init return -EIO, not -ENODEV.
> > Well, in this case, -ENODEV makes more sense, though nothing really
> > cares except the kind of error message the user will get when using
> > it as a module.
> I think i will keep it as the others for the debian package.
Why ? The error is definitely not an IO error :) Nothing really relies
on this error code anyway...
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