Re: [PATCH] 2.2: /proc/config.gz

From: Daniel Phillips (
Date: Thu Aug 31 2000 - 09:48:59 EST

Nathan Paul Simons wrote:
> As for the argument of putting it in the kernel being more robust and
> idiot-proof, well, if someone can't keep three files and one directory
> straight for each different configuration of the kernel that they want to
> play with, they probably shouldn't be configuring and compiling kernels in
> the first place. You can't idiot-proof the world, and even if you could, some
> things really shouldn't be.

I for one can't even keep two files straight - my kernel is forever
getting out of synch with my Of course, I may be the only
person that has ever had this happen to them. ;-) I am all for
idiot-proofing things where you can, especially when the idiot is me.

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