Re: [PATCH][2.3.99-pre9] arch/i386/ PM xconfig bug

From: Jeff Garzik (
Date: Wed May 24 2000 - 16:02:37 EST

Matthias Andree wrote:
> Hi,
> in the General Setup Menu, if Power Management is N, xconfig offers the
> suboptions of ACPI or APM. I identified the != "n" tests as problematic
> (since CONFIG_APM/ACPI are undefined/empty) and wrapped the entire
> section in a [ "$CONFIG_PM" != "n" ] to circumvent that problem.

Eliminate the "if" statements completely, and use dep_bool or dep_mbool
as necessary.

> It my perception of the problem is correct, so is my patch. Is there
> any CodingStyle as to the indention depth for My patch uses
> 2 characters indent.

3 characters indent -- code in
2 characters indent -- text contained within options.


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