[Buildroot] [git commit] legacy: add missing option for util-linux' wdctl

Peter Korsgaard peter at korsgaard.com
Sun Feb 8 21:49:10 UTC 2015

>>>>> "Thomas" == Thomas Petazzoni <thomas.petazzoni at free-electrons.com> writes:

 > Dear Peter Korsgaard,
 > On Sun, 8 Feb 2015 09:20:29 +0100, Peter Korsgaard wrote:
 >> commit: http://git.buildroot.net/buildroot/commit/?id=8d702aca30d4b0314bc503c9015becb132d380bc
 >> branch: http://git.buildroot.net/buildroot/commit/?id=refs/heads/master
 >> In 349c9c7 (package/util-linux: add more tool select options), the
 >> util-linux' wdctl option was renamed, but a entry in the legacy menu was
 >> no added.
 >> Add this now.
 >> Signed-off-by: "Yann E. MORIN" <yann.morin.1998 at free.fr>
 >> Cc: Maxim Mikityanskiy <maxtram95 at gmail.com>
 >> Signed-off-by: Peter Korsgaard <peter at korsgaard.com>

 > I believe this patch is not necessary. The BR2_PACKAGE_WDCTL option
 > indeed existed, but it had never done anything. So if someone had
 > BR2_PACKAGE_WDCTL enabled in his .config, nothing was happening prior
 > to 349c9c7fac4bf8cd7d781e8aab6edc47b7ceb7c2 (which renamed the option
 > to the proper name). And after 349c9c7fac4bf8cd7d781e8aab6edc47b7ceb7c2
 > has been applied, BR2_PACKAGE_WDCTL continues to do nothing.

 > Adding Config.in.legacy handling for this is therefore useless.

Ok, but it doesn't really hurt either to inform users about the new
option that does in fact do something - So I'll leave it in.


Bye, Peter Korsgaard 

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