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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCHv6] 01/28] build: import Kbuild/Kconfig from Linux 4.2

On 11/30/15 11:04 AM, Ian Jackson wrote:
> Doug Goldstein writes ("Re: [PATCHv6] 01/28] build: import Kbuild/Kconfig 
> from Linux 4.2"):
>> On 11/30/15 9:55 AM, Jan Beulich wrote:
>>> On 30.11.15 at 16:34, <cardoe@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> Afaic I'd prefer a minimal import as a first step. Adding further
>>> frontends - if really needed - could be done later.
>> So you want me to break this patch up to bring in the frontends
>> individually? Since there is a request to have KEXEC and the UARTs
>> configurable by the user I would bring in all these frontends.
> I may be disagreeing with Jan here, but I think the import should have
> the simplest glob pattern or filename rules (consistent with not
> importing vastly too mkuch), rather than necessarily the smallest set
> of files.
> We want to be able to do future imports with a minimum of fuss.
> Ian.

Ok. So do the minimum of kconfig in the first patch. Then import kconfig
frontends in another patch? Later if you want to update any parts of
kconfig they would need to be updated together (e.g. frontends and the
kconfig build bits). I can do that.

Doug Goldstein

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