Re: Linux 2.4.6 incomplete :-(

From: Pavel Machek (
Date: Fri Jul 13 2001 - 06:47:17 EST


> There are still a lot of help texts missing from,
> CONFIG_AIC7XXXX_BUILD_FIRMWARE to name just one example.
> I'm pretty annoyed by RELEASE versions that don't have all options
> documented. If a module doesn't come with proper documentation for all
> its options, drop it.

Ugh? is *very* minor thing, and it should not interfere with
kernel development. It will not corrupt your data. Will not make your
kernel unstable. Etc.

> How is a non-hacker supposed to configure the kernel if he doesn't even
> have the faintest clue about the options?

How many non-hackers have you seen confused by that particular option?


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