Re: [KCONFIG] Optional choice values always get reset

Roman Zippel (
Mon, 14 Jul 2003 22:04:52 +0200 (CEST)


On Sat, 12 Jul 2003, Herbert Xu wrote:

> As of 2.5.74, make oldconfig always disables existing optional choices
> even if they were selected previously. For example, if all the EICON
> ISDN drivers were selected as modules, then make oldconfig will turn
> them off.
> Part of the problem is that the choice value itself is computed before
> the SYMBOL_NEW flag is turned off. This patch addresses that particular
> problem.

Thanks for the patch, I applied it with some small modifications, as there
was a small problem left.

bye, Roman

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