Many old options are also removed, though.
> I don't think adding the option to the kernel configuration would do any
> harm...exept that the kernel source may get enlarged by (200 kb?), and the
> kernel source gets enlarged every day anyway... 2.5 is HUGE compared to
That's partly because it's a development tree. There are big efforts
to trim it down as much as possible.
I don't see any real advantage to putting in to the mainstream kernel
something which can be achieved easily with a custom bootloader, and
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