[rt2x00-users] [PATCH 01/11] Removing dead RT2800PCI_SOC

John W. Linville linville at tuxdriver.com
Wed Jul 14 23:15:27 AEST 2010

On Wed, Jul 14, 2010 at 02:52:14PM +0200, Ivo Van Doorn wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 14, 2010 at 2:46 PM, Luis Correia <luis.f.correia at gmail.com> wrote:
> > On Wed, Jul 14, 2010 at 13:39, Christoph Egger <siccegge at cs.fau.de> wrote:
> >> While RT2800PCI_SOC exists in Kconfig, it depends on either
> >> RALINK_RT288X or RALINK_RT305X which are both not available in Kconfig
> >> so all Code depending on that can't ever be selected and, if there's
> >> no plan to add these options, should be cleaned up
> >>
> >> Signed-off-by: Christoph Egger <siccegge at cs.fau.de>
> >
> > NAK,
> >
> > this is not dead code, it is needed for the Ralink System-on-Chip
> > Platform devices.
> >
> > While I can't fix Kconfig errors and the current KConfig file may be
> > wrong, this code cannot and will not be deleted.
> When the config option was introduced, the config options RALINK_RT288X and
> RALINK_RT305X were supposed to be merged as well soon after by somebody (Felix?)
> But since testing is done on SoC boards by Helmut and Felix, I assume the code
> isn't dead but actually in use.

Perhaps Helmut and Felix can send us the missing code?

John W. Linville		Someday the world will need a hero, and you
linville at tuxdriver.com			might be all we have.  Be ready.

More information about the users mailing list