[1/3] drm/tinydrm/Kconfig: Remove menuconfig DRM_TINYDRM

Noralf Trønnes noralf at tronnes.org
Tue Oct 1 14:07:38 UTC 2019

Hi drm-misc maintainers,

I have just applied a patch to drm-misc-next that as it turns out should
have been applied to -fixes for this -rc cycle.

Should I cherry pick it to drm-misc-next-fixes?
(I know there's a flowchart in the docs but I've never really understood


Den 01.10.2019 15.45, skrev Jason Gunthorpe:
> On Tue, Oct 01, 2019 at 03:28:46PM +0200, Noralf Trønnes wrote:
>> Den 01.10.2019 14.36, skrev Jason Gunthorpe:
>>> On Thu, Jul 25, 2019 at 12:51:30PM +0200, Noralf Trønnes wrote:
>>>> This makes the tiny drivers visible by default without having to enable a
>>>> knob.
>>>> Signed-off-by: Noralf Trønnes <noralf at tronnes.org>
>>>> Reviewed-by: Hans de Goede <hdegoede at redhat.com> to it once
>>>>  drivers/gpu/drm/Makefile        |  2 +-
>>>>  drivers/gpu/drm/tinydrm/Kconfig | 37 +++++++++++++++++++--------------
>>>>  2 files changed, 22 insertions(+), 17 deletions(-)
>>> Bisection says this patch (28c47e16ea2a19adb47fe2c182cbd61cb854237c)
>>> breaks kconfig stuff in v5.4-rc by creating circular
>>> dependencies. Could someone send a -rc patch to fix this please?
>>> THINKPAD_ACPI (defined at drivers/platform/x86/Kconfig:484), with definition...
>>> ...depends on FB_SSD1307 (defined at drivers/video/fbdev/Kconfig:2259), with definition...
>>> ...depends on FB (defined at drivers/video/fbdev/Kconfig:12), with definition...
>>> ...depends on DRM_KMS_FB_HELPER (defined at drivers/gpu/drm/Kconfig:79), with definition...
>>> ...depends on DRM_KMS_HELPER (defined at drivers/gpu/drm/Kconfig:73), with definition...
>>> ...depends on TINYDRM_REPAPER (defined at drivers/gpu/drm/tinydrm/Kconfig:51), with definition...
>>> ...depends on THERMAL (defined at drivers/thermal/Kconfig:6), with definition...
>>> ...depends on SENSORS_NPCM7XX (defined at drivers/hwmon/Kconfig:1285), with definition...
>>> ...depends on HWMON (defined at drivers/hwmon/Kconfig:6), with definition...
>>> ...depends on THINKPAD_ACPI (defined at drivers/platform/x86/Kconfig:484), with definition...
>>> ...depends on ACPI_VIDEO (defined at drivers/acpi/Kconfig:193), with definition...
>>> ...depends on ACER_WMI (defined at drivers/platform/x86/Kconfig:19), with definition...
>>> ...depends on BACKLIGHT_CLASS_DEVICE (defined at drivers/video/backlight/Kconfig:144), with definition...
>>> ...depends again on THINKPAD_ACPI (defined at drivers/platform/x86/Kconfig:484)
>> Would this commit fix this by any chance:
>> drm/tiny: Kconfig: Remove always-y THERMAL dep. from TINYDRM_REPAPER
>> https://cgit.freedesktop.org/drm/drm-misc/commit/?id=dfef959803c728c616ad29b008cd91b3446a993a
> Yes, thank you, can someone send this to -rc to unbreak 5.4?
> Jason

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