Re: 2.4.0-testx: Small configuration script errors (ACPI/APM) in xconfig ...possibly other configs too

From: Dennis K (
Date: Fri Aug 25 2000 - 02:43:08 EST

Michael Elizabeth Chastain wrote:
> An xconfig bug. Aiee.
> Here's a more detailed "how to reproduce" section:
> In linux 2.4.0-test7, i386 architecture, do the following:
> make oldconfig
> make xconfig
> In the xconfig menu, select "General setup". Scroll down to "Power
> Management Support". Change "Power Management Support" from "y" to
> "n".
> Watch what happens to the sub-options of "Advanced Power Management
> BIOS support". They go from greyed-out to live. This is incorrect.
> Michael

There seems to another problem with xconfig...

        Joystick support is not disabled in xconfig when input devices is off.
BTW, the tells that input/joystick support is only for
USB HID. Incorrect.
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