[RFC 2/5]arch:powerpc:sysdev:Makefile Remove unused config in the Makefile.

Scott Wood scottwood at freescale.com
Wed Apr 6 04:15:04 EST 2011

On Tue, 5 Apr 2011 09:58:19 -0700
"Justin P. Mattock" <justinmattock at gmail.com> wrote:

> The patch below removes an unused config variable found by using a kernel
> cleanup script.
> Note: I did try to cross compile these but hit erros while doing so..
> (gcc is not setup to cross compile) and am unsure if anymore needs to be done.
> Please have a look if/when anybody has free time.
> Signed-off-by: Justin P. Mattock <justinmattock at gmail.com>
> CC: Benjamin Herrenschmidt <benh at kernel.crashing.org>
> CC: linuxppc-dev at lists.ozlabs.org
> ---
>  arch/powerpc/sysdev/Makefile |    1 -
>  1 files changed, 0 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)
> diff --git a/arch/powerpc/sysdev/Makefile b/arch/powerpc/sysdev/Makefile
> index 1e0c933..243b6ad 100644
> --- a/arch/powerpc/sysdev/Makefile
> +++ b/arch/powerpc/sysdev/Makefile
> @@ -18,7 +18,6 @@ obj-$(CONFIG_FSL_PMC)		+= fsl_pmc.o
>  obj-$(CONFIG_FSL_LBC)		+= fsl_lbc.o
>  obj-$(CONFIG_FSL_GTM)		+= fsl_gtm.o
>  obj-$(CONFIG_MPC8xxx_GPIO)	+= mpc8xxx_gpio.o
> -obj-$(CONFIG_FSL_85XX_CACHE_SRAM)	+= fsl_85xx_l2ctlr.o fsl_85xx_cache_sram.o
>  obj-$(CONFIG_SIMPLE_GPIO)	+= simple_gpio.o
>  obj-$(CONFIG_FSL_RIO)		+= fsl_rio.o
>  obj-$(CONFIG_TSI108_BRIDGE)	+= tsi108_pci.o tsi108_dev.o

Those files do exist, and aren't pulled in by any other means I can see.
It was introduced by commit 6db92cc9d07db9f713da8554b4bcdfc8e54ad386, whose
changelog says:
	Drivers can do the following in Kconfig to use these APIs "select

Now, the absence of such a kconfig option[1] is a problem, but I don't think
outright removal (labelled "trivial cleanup") is appropriate, unless nobody
fixes it after the problem is pointed out.  And if it is removed, the files
should go with it.


[1] and of any drivers that select it, though this was added fairly
recently -- perhaps such a driver change is on its way?

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