Commit c91096d8 authored by Venkatesh Pallipadi's avatar Venkatesh Pallipadi Committed by Linus Torvalds

[PATCH] remove special HPET_EMULATE_RTC config option

We had a user whose apps weren't working correctly because his "rtc" wasn't
working fully.

For the sake of simplicity, it seems sensible to always enable HPET RTC

Remove a special config option for HPET_EMULATE_RTC and make it directly
depend on HPET_TIMER and RTC. This will avoid the hangs when EMULATE_RTC
is not configured and when some userlevel script depends on RTC interrupt,
as in: default avatarVenkatesh Pallipadi <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <>
parent 1c5ad845
......@@ -454,8 +454,9 @@ config HPET_TIMER
Choose N to continue using the legacy 8254 timer.
bool "Provide RTC interrupt"
depends on HPET_TIMER && RTC=y
default y
config SMP
bool "Symmetric multi-processing support"
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