They cause trouble for you, solely, at the moment. Changing the CML1
namespace potentially causes trouble for many people.
> > Not only C code but installer utilities are affected by changes in the
> > CONFIG_xxx identifiers. If we change that namespace, we are changing
> > part of the API that is exported to drivers. Definitely not 2.4.x
> > stuff.
> My patch fixes those installer utilities. All three of them. And no driver
> code is or possibly could be broken by it, that's a red herring. *No
> object code will change as a result of this patch*.
You updated Linux-Mandrake's kernel RPM and Linux-Mandrake's installer?
> I want this in before the 2.5 fork for several reasons:
> (1) 19 of the 39 changes fix things that are outright bugs even in CML1.
> These should not be allowed to persist in the stable branch.
Please post a patch with only these 19 changes, and make sure to CC it
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