Re: [tip:x86/kbuild] x86: Don't silently override CONFIG_64BIT in'make oldconfig'

From: H. Peter Anvin
Date: Fri Sep 04 2009 - 12:33:55 EST

On 09/04/2009 08:33 AM, David Woodhouse wrote:
> On Fri, 4 Sep 2009, Ingo Molnar wrote:
>>> x86: Don't silently override CONFIG_64BIT in 'make oldconfig'
>> -tip testing found that this commit broke the UML build:
>> /home/mingo/tip/arch/um/Makefile:52:
>> /home/mingo/tip/arch/um/Makefile-x86: No such file or directory
>> make[1]: *** No rule to make target
>> `/home/mingo/tip/arch/um/Makefile-x86'. Stop.
>> make: *** [sub-make] Error 2
> Hm, doesn't that mean that UML has always been broken for ARCH=x86?

Quite possible. ARCH=x86 hasn't exactly been widely used.


H. Peter Anvin, Intel Open Source Technology Center
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