Re: [PATCH 0/3] build linux-next without perl

From: Sam Ravnborg
Date: Wed Feb 27 2013 - 13:53:36 EST

On Wed, Feb 27, 2013 at 05:55:31PM +0100, John Spencer wrote:
> Rob Landley wrote:
>> Before 2.6.25 building Linux never required perl. This patch series
> removes
>> the requirement from basic kernel builds (tested on i686, x86_64, arm,
> mips,
>> powerpc, sparc, sh4, and m68k). Now updated to 3.8-rc1.
> using this patch series since 2.6.32 in sabotage linux, it is highly
> useful and it's about time to get it merged.
> tested against linux 3.8, works perfectly.

Why do you apply this patch serie to sabotage linux?

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