Patchwork ppc64: Enable RELOCATABLE option for CRASH_DUMP

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Submitter Mohan Kumar M
Date Jan. 6, 2009, 10:23 a.m.
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Permalink /patch/16795/
State Accepted, archived
Commit c6ac71a14aec8278507a71d9d9f496dc9adad010
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Mohan Kumar M - Jan. 6, 2009, 10:23 a.m.
Enable RELOCATABLE option if user selects CRASH_DUMP option. Without this
patch user has to first select RELOCATABLE option and then has to enable
CRASH_DUMP option.

Signed-off-by: M. Mohan Kumar <>
 arch/powerpc/Kconfig |    3 ++-
 1 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)


diff --git a/arch/powerpc/Kconfig b/arch/powerpc/Kconfig
index 79f25ce..acda551 100644
--- a/arch/powerpc/Kconfig
+++ b/arch/powerpc/Kconfig
@@ -326,7 +326,8 @@  config KEXEC
 config CRASH_DUMP
 	bool "Build a kdump crash kernel"
-	depends on (PPC64 && RELOCATABLE) || 6xx
+	depends on PPC64 || 6xx
+	select RELOCATABLE if PPC64
 	  Build a kernel suitable for use as a kdump capture kernel.
 	  The same kernel binary can be used as production kernel and dump