[alsa-devel] [PATCH] ALSA: update the Kconfig files to be easier to use

Takashi Iwai tiwai at suse.de
Sat Feb 23 11:49:36 CET 2008

At Sat, 23 Feb 2008 01:06:46 -0400,
Andrew Paprocki wrote:
> This update to the Kconfig files allows the ability to select/deselect
> entire submenus, starting with the root "Sound device support" on the main
> kernel configuration page. Inside sound support, ALSA/OSS can be easily
> enabled/disabled. Inside ALSA, entire classes of devices can be easily
> enabled/disabled at the ALSA menu (e.g. ISA, PCI, USB devices) without
> having to manually disable individual cards within the submenus.
> Modified menus: main, isa, pci, pcmcia, soc, spi, usb

A problem I found at the last time from a similar patch is that the
replacement with menuconfig throws away the old configuration unless
you have "default y".  And people are picky about "default y"...

I need to check this again, anyway.



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