HEADS UP: Custom config and HEAD

Simon 'corecode' Schubert corecode at fs.ei.tum.de
Tue Aug 2 04:58:01 PDT 2005

On 02.08.2005, at 03:11, Matthew Dillon wrote:
:I want to warn you that I'll soon commit the stat(2) changes and if 
:have a custom kernel config, you really want to have COMPAT_DF12,
:otherwise the kernel won't even make it through a reboot.
    Hmm.  This makes me a bit uncomfortable.  I'm worried that we are
    going to get a ton of bug reports from people who get caught out in
    the code, despite the warning.  Maybe we should invert the sense of
    the option.  e.g. NO_COMPAT_DF12.
or we add something like
nooptions	COMPAT_DF12
like NetBSD did. inverts the sense in config.  Default on, nooptions = 

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